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What causes extreme fatigue/exhaustion for over 1 month, lightheadedness, low grade fevers, numbness in extremities, blurry Vision, skin hot 2 touch?

What causes extreme fatigue/exhaustion for over 1 month, lightheadedness, low grade fevers, numbness in extremities, blurry Vision, skin hot 2 touch?

Fatigue: The symptoms may be suggestive of wide variety of illnesses including: subacute infection such as endocarditis, endocrine problems such as hyper- or hypothyroidism, occult malignancy such as lymphoma or even emotional stress, anxiety or depression. Obviously this requires further investigation by doing thorough physical examination and blood work analysis which will guide further work up. ...Read more

Dr. Richard Bensinger
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Vision (Definition)

Vision is a feature of a person's brain that allows him to see. He must have normal eyes, optic nerves (that stretch from the eyes to the back of his brain), and visual cortex (the vision center in the brain), in order to see properly. An ophthalmologist is a ...Read more


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Can a cold cause blurry vision and kind burning eyes? Eye doctor says my eyes are healthy that I just have blepharitis wich I treat with warm compress

Can a cold cause blurry vision and kind burning eyes? Eye doctor says my eyes are healthy that I just have blepharitis wich I treat with warm compress

If viral cold, yes: Sometimes with the viral shedding in the tear film, there can be minor irritation or blurriness that goes away as soon as the cold does. If not, call your eye doctor so they can assess under a slit lamp examination. Meanwhile, if your eyes are feeling 'hot', cool compresses may be better than warm until the cold goes away. If eyes are feeling cool, or cold, the warm compresses would be comforting. ...Read more

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What causes my vision to be blurry near and far?

What causes my vision to be blurry near and far?

Get examined: There are dozens of possible reasons. Some are dangerous. You should see an eye doctor. ...Read more

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What causes tunnel vision and blurry areas?

What causes tunnel vision and blurry areas?

Glaucoma: Glaucoma affects the peripheral vision and patients with a very advance glaucoma have what we call" tunnel vision".
Glaucoma is a silent disease and without proper screening can advance and affect your vision. Comprehensive eye exams will help detect it. ...Read more

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What could cause blurry vision?

What could cause blurry vision?

Many things: Many issues can cause blurred vision. If it does not improve, go see an eye doctor. ...Read more

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What is the cause of blurry vision?

Many answers: Vision can be blurry from ordinary need for glasses. It can get blurry from a host of eye problems including corneal infections and dryness, cataracts, internal inflammation of the eye, retinal bleeds and detachments, macular problems and defects of the central nervous system involved with vision. ...Read more

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What causes my blurry vision when I'm reading?

What causes my blurry vision when I'm reading?

Blurry: Problems with focus. See an ophthalmologist, check your refraction as well as eye muscle function. ...Read more

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What is the cause of my blurry eye vision?

What is the cause of my blurry eye vision?

Many things: Many things can cause blurry vision including improper glasses prescription, dry eyes, infections, inflammation, cataract, macular degeneration. The best way to determine cause is to have a thorough dilated eye exam. ...Read more

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What causes blurry vision and ocular migraines?

What causes blurry vision and ocular migraines?

Yes: Ocular migraines or retinal migraines can cause scintillating scotomas. Although this is not exactly blurry vision, it is a characteristic feature relatively unique to retinal migraines. ...Read more

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What causes vision blurry?

What causes vision blurry?

Long list: Vision can get blurry from uncorrected need for eyeglasses, diseases of the cornea, inflammation of the inside, eye dryness, retinal disease like diabetes and a host of other things. If the vision is becoming blurry, see your ophthalmologist to sort this out. ...Read more

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What will cause blurry spots in my vision?

What will cause blurry spots in my vision?

So many possible: So many possible reasons...May be as simple as dryness, but could be from floaters due to a vitreous bleed. You need to see an eye doctor, especially if this is a new symptom. ...Read more

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What caused my vision blurry & what to do about it?

What caused my vision blurry & what to do about it?

See an eye doctor: There are many dozens of possible reasons why your vision is blurry. You must see an eye doctor, sooner rather than later. ...Read more

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What causes my vision to get blurry before a migraine?

What causes my vision to get blurry before a migraine?

Aura: Migraine varies from person to person, and your form is likely termed "classical migraine", where the initial symptoms affect your eyes and later the headache develops. This is a result of an electrochemical change in the back of the brain (occipital lobe). Talk to your doctor about both preventative and abortive therapies. ...Read more

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What causes blurry vision?

What causes blurry vision?

Many reasons: Too many to list. Some are benign and some are very dangerous. You need to be examined by an eye doctor. ...Read more

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What causes a blurry vision?

What causes a blurry vision?

TNTC: Too numerous to "count" or state.
Start with the basics, fatigue, poor nutrition, medical issues such as diabetes, uncorrected astigmatism, etc
an eye exam and medical check up are in order. ...Read more

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What can cause blurry vision?

Many causes: Vision becomes blurry with uncorrected need for glasses, internal pathology like cataracts and retinal disease, external problems like corneal disease and from nerve conditions like optic nerve dysfunction and brain damage. This should be evaluated by an opththalmologist for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What could cause sudden blurry vision?

What could cause sudden blurry vision?

That's an emergency!: Any abrupt onset of change of vision needs immediate attention. There are multiple causes. Some include: detached retina, acute glaucoma, a stroke that can occur in various part of the brain or cranial nerves, a condition called temporal arteritis (blood vessels become infllammed), migraine... Whatever the cause, have it checked.....Today! ...Read more

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I was wondering what are causes of blurry vision?

Many: The most common is uncorrected need for glasses. There is a long list of eye diseases which affect vision including inherited problems, aging problems, infections, trauma, strokes in the eye or brain, and more. If you are having a new problem with blur, make an appointment with your ophthalmologist to have this evaluated and treated. ...Read more

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Can being on my ipod too much cause blurry vision?

No: However, if you are 46 years old, you may have some element of presbyopia which with prolonged use of your eyes can lead to eye strain and blurred vision. However, it does not damage your eyes. ...Read more

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Does being hungover cause blurry vision?

Does being hungover cause blurry vision?

Hungover: The hangover itself does not cause blurring. However, since alcohol is a diuretic, the body becomes dehydrated, and the eyes dry out, leading to blurred vision. If your eyes feel dry, you can try using some artificial tears, such as refresh or systane. ...Read more

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Does blepharitis causes blurry vision?

Certainly can!: Typically blepharitis causes the eyes to have foreign body sensation, feel life there is sand or dirt in the eye, and there is a burning sensation. Sometimes also itchy. The tear film becomes unstable with fluctuating vision. In much more advanced cases there can be ulcerations of the cornea, loss of the limbal stem cells and loss of clarity of vision. ...Read more

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What causes blurry vision and red eyes?

What causes blurry vision and red eyes?

Many things: Depending on the other eye symptoms, onset, duration, etc this could represent a variety of different eye conditions from simpler things like dry eye or ocular allergy to more serious disorders such as contact lens overwear or a corneal infection. You should see an eye doctor for further evaluation if the symptoms worsen. ...Read more

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My vision randomly goes blury then returns to normal. Its happened for a while. What can cause this?

My vision randomly goes blury then returns to normal. Its happened for a while. What can cause this?

Multiple causes: Get an ophthalmolgy examination multiple medical causes may be at work here. I suggest that you STOP the Benadryl (diphenhydramine). ...Read more

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Why does salt water cause vision to be blurry?

Why does salt water cause vision to be blurry?

Refractive index: The easiest explanation is that human eyes are "built" to work in air. Water bends light waves more than air does, and our eyes need a layer of air in front of them in order to focus. That its why a pair of goggles helps you see under water. ...Read more

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I have pain in my left side of my face and causes my vision to be blurry it has been like this for quite some time now?

I have pain in my left side of my face and causes my vision to be blurry it has been like this for quite some time now?

Consult ASAP: See your eyeMD asap or consult with us to be sure it is not narrow angle glaucoma or temporal arteritis. Do you have any pain when you chew? ...Read more