A 50-year-old female asked:
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What might be the cause of temporary loss of vision in one eye? I had no vision in my left eye; i only saw black. Within 5 minutes it was better.

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience in Family Medicine
Loss of vision: This may be a serious symptom and should be reported to your physician. You should get an appointment to be checked up.
Answered on Nov 8, 2018
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