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SHADOW CAUSES ME NOT TO SEE OUT OF MY EYE

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracey Leaver-Williams
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends if both : If both eyes are affected and this is a lasting defect (not occasional) you need to see a doctor to be ealuated for a pituitary problem. The location ... Read More
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
See eye Dr.: If you see shadows out of the corners of your eyes all the time this is not normal. If it happens on occasion and then you get a headache it can be a ... Read More
Dr. Jon Fishburn
29 years experience Ophthalmology
Depends: You may be seeing floaters in your periphery as you look out into the horizon of a rather bright day. As you move your eyes, you may be visualizing th ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Requires examination: by a certified ophthalmologist. Cannot be diagnosed online.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
18 years experience Retinal Surgery
Floaters: Most likely these ae vitreous floaters or posterio vitreous detachments. Other causes can be retinal tears or detachments. Sometimes retinal vascular ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Caridad Santos
63 years experience Ophthalmology
Floater: A floater in the vitreous liquid portion behind your lens may cause this. If there are no accompanying light flashes there is nothing to worry about.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
18 years experience Retinal Surgery
Could be a floater: Best to have a dilated retinal exam by an eye doctor to make sure there are no serious conditions causing this.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Can be many causes: It would represent an emergency especially if it's from a retinal detachment, central retinal vein occlusion, central retinal artery occlusion, and mu ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
Light flashes: Your description is worrisome for a retinal problem (such as a retinal tear, break, or detachment). Similar issues can be seen in other disorders (su ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Gupta
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Flashes: Flashes are potentially a sign of a retinal tear or detachment and immediate evaluation is indicated. Other possible causes include intraocular infla ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Maybe: See an opthamologist or optometrist for exam.
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
If you can see: The refresh of the monitor at 30-60 hertz, you have truly remarkable eyes. Almost no one can.
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