A member asked:

I accidentally shone a 20 milliwatt laser into my eyes. it was at close range as it was reflected from a mirror. there is a small dark spot in my vision. what should i do. am i just blinded in that spot permanently?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Bennett Machanic answered

Specializes in Neurology

Would advise an appointment with your ophthalmologist, as you may have injured a portion of your retina. Visual field testing and direct ocular examination will likely provide answers.

Answered Jul 13, 2022



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