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what might cause temporary blurriness in peripheral vision
A 44-year-old member asked:
24 years experience Family Medicine
Many things!: Changes in vision, blurriness, blind spots, halos around lights, or dimness of vision should always be evaluated by a medical professional. Such chang ... Read More
19 years experience Retinal Surgery
Many things: Migraine, impending retinal vascular occlusion, giant cell arteritis, optic disc drusen, papilledema, etc. You need to see an eye doctor.
A 40-year-old member asked:
30 years experience 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.
29 years experience Retinal Surgery
Glaucoma, retinal : Detachment, retinal schisis, intermittent embolic occlusion of the central retinal artery as in amaurosis fugax, and more. One eye exam could rule ou ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
21 years experience Ophthalmology
May be serious: Temporary vision loss in the periphery is usually due to migraines or occasionally low blood pressure. Regardless, any type of vision loss should be ... Read More
35 years experience Ophthalmology
Many: Most commonly is migraine, with or without the headache. Other causes are transient strokes to the brain, sudden drops in blood pressure to name but a ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Possibly: An ER doc is looking for direct trauma to your eye and fine he didn't see any. All to the good but you are talking about eye dysfunction and that is d ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
42 years experience Ophthalmology
CL optical zone: It could be that your pupils are larger than the optical zone of the contact lenses. You should check this out with eye care provider.
A 35-year-old member asked:
32 years experience Ophthalmology
Many many: Most common would be glaucoma and stroke.
A 40-year-old member asked:
47 years experience Ophthalmology
Many possibilities: Many things can cause loss of peripheral (side) vision: glaucoma is the most likely. Ocular pressure rise causes vascular and optic nerve damage. Anot ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
39 years experience Ophthalmology
Possibly Migraine: This is a somewhat unusual symptom, but sounds like it could possibly be from ocular migraine. No headache or pain is required for that diagnosis. You ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Shaking of retina: The retina only has nerves of vision and if something shakes it, you will notice a light streak. This can happen occasionally spontaneously. And also ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Visula change: Hi, I would take him to ER now.
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