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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Dryness is possible: A common cause of redness and irritation with contacts is dryness. Other issues are contact lens overwear and improper management. Are you removing ... Read More

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Dr. Bruce Saran
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Afterimage: The retina can retain images of bright light experienced as an afterimage of white spots. This is normal. If you have flashes and floaters this can b ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
18 years experience LASIK Surgery
Hard to say: It is hard to say without seeing the child. Take the child into see a pediatric eye doctor.
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Unclear: I'm not sure what white spots behind the eyes means. If you are seeing white spots, there are a number of causes, which an ophthalmologist can help id ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Floaters: Vitreous floaters can cause that and often do sparkling or shooting lights is a different story and could be more serious.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony Leazzo
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No: Could be a type of floater. This could signify an occular migraine or retinal issue. See an ophthalmologist for evaluation.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ham
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Not glaucoma : Where are the spots? This is not or associated with glaucoma. If it is the eyelids it is a condition called xanthelasma.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
23 years experience Ophthalmology
See eye doctor: It could be cysts, xanthaloma, molluscom.
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Dr. Nela Cordero
54 years experience Pediatrics
BIRTH MARKS: Some kind of birth marks not cafe- au-lait ( dark discolorations).
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A female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Corneal arcus: In many, over the years, lipid seeps out of the blood and collects at the edge of the cornea as an arc. This is totally benign and is a surface chang ... Read More
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