A 34-year-old member asked:
What could have caused a sudden blind spot in my left eye that impaired about 40% of my vision?
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Ophthalmology 33 years experience
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A 44-year-old member asked:
My eye dr told me I have a blind spot on my left eye. What is that?
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Ophthalmology 29 years experience
Blvd spots: (or a scotoma) can be acquired from diseases such as glaucoma, retinal detachment, retinal infection, etc. But we all have a natural blind spot located where our optic nerve enters the eye itself. Ask your ophthalmologist if he/she was referring to the natural blind spot you have or if you have developed a new one. By definition, this is an area in your field of vision that is without sight.
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Last updated Apr 27, 2015
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