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what causes skin to flake and float in the air

A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Not by definition: The common term "floater" refers to defects in the gelatinous substance contained in the eye ; occurs due to aging . Floaters have not been described ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pierre Guibor
54 years experience Ophthalmology
Traumatic floaters: Floaters following head injury may be serious or not significant. You should have a dilated retinal exam by retina specialist to rule out peripheral r ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Kelts
24 years experience Neurology
Concerning symptom: Floaters after a head injury are almost always something that needs further evaluation and possible treatment. These can be the result of a small amo ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Medford
36 years experience Ophthalmology
Annoying: Floaters represent a consolidation of the normal "Jell-O like" material within the eye, called vitreous. When light passes into your eye, through the ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Goren
31 years experience Ophthalmology
It could: Could be from floaters but I'd be concerned about concussion. Make sure you see your doctor.
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Benjamin Rubin
38 years experience Ophthalmology
Granulomatous: Sarcoidosis or other causes of iritis/ uveitis. Viral or other infectious process.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Liver imbalance: Yes, liver imbalance can cause itching, especially if jaundice is present. Floaters may not be related.
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ari Weitzner
32 years experience Ophthalmology
Anxiety: you have a lot of symptoms and i notice you have a another post describing your symptoms. i have a feeling you saw the doctor who told you he found no ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Exam: Your symptoms require a comprehensive physical examination to include blood and urine testing. Call for an appointmnent TODAY!
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