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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Vision: I see you have had some studies. A common reason for a flickering light is some type of disturbance to the retina. Have a visit with your eye doctor ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
That is : completely NORMAL ...."AFTERIMAGES" on the retina are caused by the receptor cells slowly coming to rest after light exposure> Hope this is helpf ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
You need to be seen: by an ophthalmologist, your symptoms can't be overlooked, after excluding an eye problem, see a psychiatrist , best wishes
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Howard Feinberg
37 years experience Rheumatology
Maybe: This could be due to dry eyes but could also be related to a much more serious eye disorder. You should see an opthomologist and get checked
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
25 years experience Ophthalmology
After images: Negative After images of lights can be a halo. This could be due to your myopia &/or astigmatism. Did you have a Pentacam or Belin Ambrosio done? ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hien Tran
Dr. Hien Tran answered
15 years experience Pediatrics
Migraines?: If u have been cleared by the eye doctor and the neurologist than most likely the r ocular migraines. Usually occur in individuals with history of mi ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
This is NORMAL: Its because you are NOTICING THEM!!! Hope this helps!\ Dr Z
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Gaya
29 years experience Neurology
Visual after image: Visual after image is a common normal visual phenomena. It is seen in higher frequency in patients with migraines. Palinopsia, an exagerated prolonged ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Gold
53 years experience Ophthalmology
July 4th Sparklers: Flashes due to retinal issues or vitreous gel issues are typically off to the side and can occur in bright or dim environments. They are typically de ... Read More
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