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Can people with floaters (eye disease) go blind one day?

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Dr. Alan Jackson
Addiction Medicine 30 years experience
The results of : Floaters rarely but can potentially cause the vision to diminish. Mainly because of a retinal detachment or macular hole. If caught early these may be surgically treat good results. It is important to have you eyes checked yearly for this reason.

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A 35-year-old member asked:

What to do if i keep going blind in one eye, what's wrong with me?

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Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology 34 years experience
Seek help: Loss of vision is a serious symptom that demands an evaluation. There are eye-threatening and life-threatening problems that have this as a symptom. Make an appointment with an ophthalmologist asap.
A 47-year-old member asked:

How does one eye go blind for a few minutes and what is causing it?

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Dr. Imtiaz Chaudhry
Facial Plastic Surgery 27 years experience
Vascular cause: Sudden painless loss of monocular vision and return can be usually due to a vascular cause. Patients with migraine aura can have certain pattern of vision changes associated with or with out headache.

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Last updated Dec 28, 2013

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