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sudden temporary blindness in one eye

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
TIA and stroke: Temporary blindness in one eye is known as tmvl - transient monocular visual loss and are definitely not normal. Symptoms may represent a benign cond ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ari Weitzner
32 years experience in Ophthalmology
Nope: You may have vascular occlusion. Go to a doctor soon- consider carotid duplex.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
18 years experience in Retinal Surgery
Many reasons: Optic disc drusen, papilledema, migraine, impending vascular occlusion, embolic disease, giant cell arteritis, etc. You need to see an eye doctor.
A 92-year-old female asked:
Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
28 years experience in Anesthesiology
Temporary : Monocular blindness can be an early warning of a stroke called a tia. See a doctor immediately.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
17 years experience in Family Medicine
Sleep deprivation: Better see a neurologist
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Burns
36 years experience in Emergency Medicine
A few things: which is better for your doctor to discuss after he evaluates you. Suggest you see him tomorrow.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Loren Little
53 years experience in Ophthalmology
No such thing: There are many factors that can cause colors to look different to the two eyes, some may depend on lighting situation, age, cataracts, etc. Best to ha ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
No.: Temporary blindness in one eye is not a side effect of medication although i suppose you could posit transient hypotension and significantly asymmetri ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Suman Das
Dr. Suman Das answered
53 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Depends: All depend on the cause of your blindness.Some are trasient or temporary.Others are permanent.See an experienced ophthamolosist.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
18 years experience in Retinal Surgery
Depends on the cause: Why do you have blindness in one eye and how severe is the condition?
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