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I see rings when I blink my eye sometimes Is this normal

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Shatz
Ophthalmology 27 years experience
Possibly: If you blink hard and notice rings that disappear soon after, it is likely related to how forcefully you close your eyes. Often, tightly closing the ... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Dahl
Ophthalmology 56 years experience
Yes: yes. It is something called an entopic phenomenon
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
Addiction Medicine 31 years experience
No: What you are seeing is the flap edges, not the suction ring. Yes'm the eyes can be dry after lasik even after 6 weeks. Dryness can cause blurriness. Y... Read More
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Dr. Richard Witlin
LASIK Surgery 47 years experience
No: You cannot still see a mark from the suction ring used during the creation of the lasik flap. Sounds like symptoms are more related to your dry eye. ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Bullock
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 22 years experience
Floater, no problem: spots like this are usually the result of one or a few red blood cells getting loose from a capillary in the back of the eye. They may not show on exa... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
Floaters are common, especially if you are using corrective lenses. However, if it has gotten worse by time or if you have problem with peripheral vis... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Samuel Galima
Family Medicine 8 years experience
Minor trauma to the orbit can cause corneal abrasions, and hematomas. If visual acuity or eye appearance is not normal, or there is pain also with bli... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Notaroberto
Ophthalmology 30 years experience
There is an increase: in intraocular pressure when compressing the eye. This in turn can activate your photoreceptors (rods/cones) in the retina due to the vitreous gel, th... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tod Haller
Ophthalmology 17 years experience
Depends: Depends on your eye color and where the ring is. If it on the white part of the eye, it is normal and likely there your whole life. If it is on the co... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jodi Luchs
LASIK Surgery 31 years experience
Stop drop: You need to stop the drop immediately and see an ophthalmologist immediately. Good luck!
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Blue: The line you describe is most likely Arcus senilus which typically is seen in older people, but it can present younger. Even in young children. It is... Read More
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