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had visual migraine 6 days later developed eye floaters after, seeing halos and comets and starbursts around lights at night rainbow ring around light?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Migraine: Is a serious and complex neurologic disorder. Unilateral throbbing headache, dizziness, vertigo, visual disturbances nausea, sensitivity to light or sound, paresthesias and even chest pain may be present during the episodes. It is manageable condition. See an orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation and professional management.
Answered on Mar 20, 2015
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Dr. Jon Fishburn
29 years experience Ophthalmology
I agree. A dilated eye exam will usually result in ruling out the symptoms Being caused by the eyes.
Sep 12, 2014

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