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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 26 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
Dr. Andrew Dahl
Ophthalmology 55 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 30 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
Dr. Richard Witlin
LASIK Surgery 46 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
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Bullock
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 21 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
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 42 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
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Notaroberto
Ophthalmology 29 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
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tod Haller
Ophthalmology 16 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
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jodi Luchs
LASIK Surgery 30 years experience
Stop drop: You need to stop the drop immediately and see an ophthalmologist immediately. Good luck!
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 32 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
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Johan Zwaan
Pediatric Ophthalmology 58 years experience
Normal: A0 dark ring around the iris (i guess you mean the pupil) probably is a normal variation.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
Ophthalmology 33 years experience
Flashes ; floaters: The clear gel that fills eyeball is normally attached to all parts of the inside of the eye. As we get older it can become more liquid (watery) and d... Read More

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