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what commonly causes foggy vision in sunlight

A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kira
20 years experience in Ophthalmology
Dry eye cataracts: Anything which compromises the visual system of the eye may induce fog and glare. Most commonly, the culprits are dry eyes and cataract formation (ha ... Read More

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Vogel
29 years experience in Ophthalmology
Difficult to answer: The most common cause for foggy vision in bright sunlight is a cataract; this is a clouding of the lens of the eye that happens with age. This is ver ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ilan Cohen
24 years experience in Ophthalmology
Many possibilites: Blurry or foggy vision can be caused by a huge number of eye conditions. Causes can be as benign as needed a new glasses prescription to serious healt ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience in Internal Medicine
Foggy vision: Sugar changes in a diabetic, dry eyes thicken secretions, swelling from allergy or irritants.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience in LASIK Surgery
Many things: Blurry vision in the dark can be due to any cause of decreased vision especially retinal or optic nerve disease. See an eye doctor.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Yang
26 years experience in Ophthalmology
Yes : If you mean that your eyelid is twitching, then yes. Eye twitching can be due to stess, lack of sleep, or dry eyes.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience in Ophthalmology
Likely you: A retinal and/or optic nerve problem. Schedule an appointment with an ophthalmologist soon.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
Many causes: Every part of the eye can be abnormal in some way. The most common blur is from uncorrected eyeglass needs. But changes including disease of the cor ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Goldstein
30 years experience in Ophthalmology
Cornea swelling: Contact lens overwear, keeping eyes open too long in a pool, or other causes of swelling of the front of the eye can cause these symptoms. If pain and ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
44 years experience in Ophthalmology
Migraine or retina: I migraine can cause this but usually lasts for up to 20 minutes. A pulling on the retina by the vitreous gel can do this as well and can lead to a t ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matheson Harris
15 years experience in Ophthalmology
Many possible causes: Hyphema is generally caused by trauma to the eye, that leads to bleeding from the iris or ciliary body. The blood remains in the front of the eye (an ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Many things: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run la ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Many things: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examina ... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Doan
19 years experience in Ophthalmology
Laser : Laser treatments to the eye may cause the vitreous jelly in the eye to move. The movement of the vitreous jelly may pull on the retina to cause flashi ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
Possibly: Hi. Sudden eye/vision changes should be evaluated promptly by an ophthalmologist. Please do not delay. Vision is too precious to jeopardize.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
29 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Many causes: It is best to have an ophthalmologist exam your eyes. Could be as simple as dryness or as serious as a retina problem.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Melissa Neal
15 years experience in Ophthalmology
Depends: Is the double vision with one eye open or both eyes. If you have double vision that goes away with either eye closed, this is a more serious conditio ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ari Weitzner
32 years experience in Ophthalmology
Spasm: Sounds like accommodative spasm, where the focusing muscle of your eye is "spazzing out". If you are older, could be a sign of stroke- depends if it's ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kira
20 years experience in Ophthalmology
Allergy: The key symptoms of allergy are itching and sensitivity and the key signs are redness and watering. If you feel you have an eye allergy, antihistamin ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Shatz
25 years experience in Ophthalmology
There are several...: Dizziness and ringing in the ears can come from an ear infection or swelling. Double vision is usually not associated with the above. Medications can ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Beraja
40 years experience in Ophthalmology
Glaucoma: Glaucoma affects the peripheral vision and patients with a very advance glaucoma have what we call" tunnel vision". Glaucoma is a silent disease and ... Read More
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Dr. Ron Pelton
36 years experience in Facial Plastic Surgery
I : I can't think of a single common entity that would cause all three of these at the same time. They may be unrelated. A full ophthalmic exam by your ... Read More

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