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I'm 43 and I woke up today with blurry vision and it feels like there is a film over then. It feel like my head is bothering my eyes.

I'm 43 and I woke up today with blurry vision and it feels like there is a film over then. It feel like my head is bothering my eyes.

Maybe you have: Some mild eye irritation or mild infection, or was exposed to some dust or other eye irratant. Normally tears should help wash away any minor irritation, but if the problem continues you might want to have your eyes looked at by somebody who treats them. ...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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Pain to move left eye, blurry vision lower 1/2 visual field that eye only (is like a greasy film over bottom 1/2 of eye). Blood pressure perfect?

Pain to move left eye, blurry vision lower 1/2 visual field that eye only (is like a greasy film over bottom 1/2 of eye). Blood pressure perfect?

Optic neuritis: You need to see an ophthalmologist asap. The biggest concern in a woman your age would be optic neuritis. This would explain your symptoms best. You need a thorough exam by an ophthalmologist first the ophthalmologist may order an MRI or have you see a neurologist depending on the findings. ...Read more

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I have a stabbing constant pain above rt eye w/ some blurry vision (film like) also stiff neck to the point I can't lift my right arm BA survivor?

I have a stabbing constant pain above rt eye w/ some blurry vision (film like) also stiff neck to the point I can't lift my right arm BA survivor?

Eye pain and blurry: vision along w/stiff neck and arm require a visit to your doc ASAP. Migraine is but one possibility but you need to get a proper diagnosis and then treatment. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Why do I have blurred vision in one eye?

Why do I have blurred vision in one eye?

Get seen: Variable reasons but blurred vision in one eye can be related to several conditions that would need treatment such as inflammation in the eye or nerve. A good exam with an ophthalmologist can help determine the cause of blurred vision. ...Read more

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What causes broken blurred vision in one eye?

What causes broken blurred vision in one eye?

Retina or...: There are many reasons the vision can distort. Some are in the back of the eye (retina) but migraines can also cause distortion. See your eye doctor! Http://www.2020vision. Com. ...Read more

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Itchy burning eyes. With blurred vision?

Blepharitis: There are many causes of itchy burning eyes along with blurred vision, one of them having blepharitis (inflammation of eyelids). Inflammed eyelids can result in unhealthy corneal tear film which can cause uncomfortable feelings of itching, burning as well as blurred vision. You may need to be examined by an eye doctor who may use slit lamp to determine the exact cause and treat accordingly. ...Read more

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Can blurred vision in one eye be from TMJ?

Can blurred vision in one eye be from TMJ?

No: TMJ does not affect the vision. Make an appointment with an eye doctor to find out why you vision is blurred. ...Read more

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Can red, bloodshot eyes cause blurred vision?

Can red, bloodshot eyes cause blurred vision?

Yes: Ocular inflammation, dry eyes, blepharitis, and infections are some of the most common eye conditions that can cause redness to the whites of the eyes with variable degrees of blurry vision. It maybe time to see an Eye MD if you're having difficulty. ...Read more

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Blurred vision in right eye starting 10 years ago?

Blurred vision in right eye starting 10 years ago?

Check it out: Any blurry vision should be evaluated by a eye doctor to determine if there is any medical cause. ...Read more

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Help! I'm having extreme eye pain/ blurred vision?

Help! I'm having extreme eye pain/ blurred vision?

Pain: Could be many things. You need to see an eye specialist. Could be corneal abrasion, ulcer, infection, uveitis, etc. ...Read more

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Yesterday I felt faint and blurred vision in one eye?

Yesterday I felt faint and blurred vision in one eye?

Don't ignore: This kind of symptom should not be ignored. Although at your stated age its unlikely to be serious one sided eye visual changes can be serious. Ask your question again with more information.



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Can warm compresses on the eyes cause blurred vision?

Can warm compresses on the eyes cause blurred vision?

Possibly: Due to increased blood flow and tear film imbalance. This should clear quickly though. ...Read more

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What could causee sudden blurred vision in right eye?

What could causee sudden blurred vision in right eye?

Sudden: Any sudden loss of vision in one eye is a significant event and needs evaluation by an eye doctor. There are many causes so it's best to get checked. ...Read more

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Is blurred vision after some time using eye ointment normal?

Yes: Ointments are viscous and therefore result in an uneven layer of fluid in front of the eye. This can blur vision for 5-30 minutes depending on the thickness of the ointment. ...Read more

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Blurred vision after eye ointment. Help! Can I rinse it out?

Blurred vision after eye ointment. Help! Can I rinse it out?

Yep: But the vision will remain blurred for a few hours from the rinsing, as tap water is kinda irritating to the eye. If not alot better by tomorrow, see ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Why am I getting blurred vision in the corner of my right eye?

Why am I getting blurred vision in the corner of my right eye?

? migraine/other: Peripherally blurred vision possibly with a sawtoothed pattern of light on the fringe of the blurry area may be an aura of a migraine most likely. Also of concern is a potential retinal tear/detachment, vitreous detachment, vascular event, or even a refractive or corneal issue. Obviously you need an examination to rule out more serious and treatable ocular problems. See an eye md. ...Read more

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I have blurred vision only in the corner of my left eye. Next steps?

I have blurred vision only in the corner of my left eye. Next steps?

Needs evaluation: Loss of vision in one corner is concerning. First cover each eye to ensure it is from one eye and not say, the left corner of both eyes. This needs to be evaluated by an eye doctor with at the very least a dilated eye exam to rule out a retinal problem. Other tests that may need to be done include a peripheral vision test called a visual field test. If constant or worsening, see someone soon! ...Read more

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Can you have blurred vision in both eyes from a tia stroke thank you?

Can you have blurred vision in both eyes from a tia stroke thank you?

Yes: Strokes and tia's can affect vision. See an ophthalmologist if this does not get better in a few days. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of my right eye suddenly having very blurred vision?

What could be the cause of my right eye suddenly having very blurred vision?

Many causes: Sudden loss of vision in one eye constitutes an emergency situation. See care at the nearest er. Do not hesitate! ...Read more

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What could be the reason for occasional blurred vision and tiredness of eyes?

Time for eye exam: Tired eyes are often a sign of either dry eyes or eye strain. Both can be related to long hours spent on a repetitive near task (like being on the computer for hours) and can also be caused by a need fro prescription glasses. Occasional blurred vision can be related to dry eyes or prescription changes also. You would be well off having an eye exam to be sure. ...Read more

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I have shooting pain in eyes and blurred vision from an astigmatism. What can I do to stop it?

See Eye MD: Astigmatism can certainly cause the blurred vision, but it can be corrected with glasses or contact lenses in nearly every case. It would not be associated with shooting pains, and another cause for that symptom should be investigated. ...Read more

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Is it common for a person with a red painful eye resulting from an accident to have a blurred vision?

Is it common for a person with a red painful eye resulting from an accident to have a blurred vision?

Commonly: When an eye is struck there is a considerable transfer of energy to the inside of the eye which can cause visual blur from swelling, inflammation, bleeding and disruption. This calls for a visit to an ophthalmologist in short order. ...Read more

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What happens if the patient is still able to see but has blurred vision on one eye, is it still correctable?

What happens if the patient is still able to see but has blurred vision on one eye, is it still correctable?

Needs evaluation: Good vision in one eye will compensate for diminished vision in the other. Lowered vision must be investigated and while the most common cause is a need for improved eyeglasses, there are many other possibilities at your age. You should have an ophthalmologist investigate. ...Read more

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14wks preg. Sometimes I get blurred vision, like a light is being shown in my eyes and there are white spots. What is this?

14wks preg. Sometimes I get blurred vision, like a light is being shown in my eyes and there are white spots. What is this?

Call your doctor...: This sounds like scotomata, visual changes that accompany gestational hypertension or preeclampsia. You should call your obstetrician's or midwife's office line to ask what they think you should do without delay. ...Read more

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I'm short sighted, I have glasses. Got blurred vision in both my eyes. Have pain in only one eye. What could be causing this?

Various causes: Optical (wrong Rx for glasses) is e VERY uncommon cause of a painful eye. Type of pain is helpful to figure out a cause. Sharp-foreign body or dryness. Pain on movement--optic neuritis, trauma? Dull/sharp. Front of eye/back of eye?
Most probably not the glasses. Repost with a better description of your symptoms. ...Read more

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Been using eye drops, but they only make my eyes feel good. The blurred vision is getting really annoying, can anyone help me out?

Need exam: The lubrication you are providing to the surface of the eye will do nothing to improve your vision if another pathologic condition is present (ie glaucoma, cataract, retinal disease) you need a comprehensive ophthalmologic exam. ...Read more

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I woke up today and had blurred vision in left eye. I've experienced this before and it went away in a hour. Its all day today. I think I slept on it?

Get seen: Any sudden persistent change in vision needs to be assessed. See or call your primary care doc, eye doc, go to eye care urgent care, or an ER now. It may be something as minor as a new medication, but better safe than sorry. (And usually medication effects are not present just in 1 eye). ...Read more

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Hyphema in eye and blurred vision. What causes this?

Hyphema in eye and blurred vision. What causes this?

Media opacity: The blood interferes with your vision but many other structure can be affected. You need to see or ask an ophthalmologist who has examined you for the exact cause. ...Read more

Dr. Kurt Andreason
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Irritated Eyes (Definition)

Dry, irritated eyes is a symptom in which one or both of a person's eyes have a sensation of being too dry. Causes include ...Read more


Dr. Richard Scartozzi
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Hazy Vision (Definition)

Impairment of sight in which things appear ...Read more