A 20-year-old female asked:
Bright flash in peripheral vision. increase in floaters. 20 year old female. causes?
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Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Needs evaluation: Increased floaters and flashes of light may indicates a retinal problem. Best to have an eye evaluation as soon as possible. Thanks for trusting HealthTap!
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Last updated Dec 9, 2014
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