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Doctor insights on: How Many Floaters Made Each Day

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How many floaters made each day?

How many floaters made each day?

Floaters: There is no good answer to this question. As we age, so does the vitreous gel in the eye. As it deteriorates, little pieces of the vitreous cast a shadow on the retina which is what you actually are seeing when you see a floater. People who are highly nearsighted tend to develop floaters earlier in life and they tend to be more bothersome. With the sudden onset of new floaters, call you eye md. ...Read more

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Floaters (Definition)

Floaters are transparent shapes that can sometimes seen floating in the visual field and are due to deposits in the fluid of the eye. They can be normal or ...Read more


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Do floaters appear in day light?

Do floaters appear in day light?

Sort of: Floaters are always present but can only been seen in certain conditions, like looking at the sky or a plain white piece of paper. ...Read more

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I see floaters when I move to brighter place. 10-20 sec. Not every day. Sometimes. What is it?

Floaters: Black spots that may float around in your vision can be annoying, but are usually harmless. If you have other symptoms such as flashing lights, or decreased vision, consult your eye doctor for a full evaluation. ...Read more

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Why do I have a massive amount of floaters around my vision ever since I was born and they haven't disappeared not even for one day. Is this weird ?

Why do I have a massive amount of floaters around my vision ever since I was born and they haven't disappeared not even for one day. Is this weird ?

Seen ophthalmologist: What has an ophthalmologist said? If you've had this condition since birth and it hasn't really impeded your vision then, clinically it should remain stable. Origin though would only be something an ophthalmologist can tell you about as to whether they represents physical particulate matter inside the globe itself or something else. ...Read more

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What would cause clear swirling circles when looking at white walls or on a bright day or when light is shinning in windows? Not normal floaters.

Entoptics: You are seeing your white blood cells swirling around in that circumstance. This is normal and is a sign of excellent eye health. It has to do with the anatomy of the retina; a little too complex to explain in this short a space. ...Read more

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I've been seeing a pin wheel type of floater since Tuesday, it comes and goes during the day. I've been blowing my nose a lot could that be a cause?

Floaters: Floaters can vary in appearance. If there are white flashing, see an eyeMD asap to be sure it is not due to a retinal hole or tear or detachment. If floaters are multicolored, then may be due to blowing nose a lot and due to change in oxygen to the retina/nerve. ...Read more

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25years old,myopia(-5.00) floaters for 2 years Last 2 months some days I see a green/purple dot for a second and then it goes(once or twice per day)?

Floater: Most likely this is a floater that is refracting the light in a way that creates the colored effect. If your floaters are increasing or if you develop veils or curtains, then you should come in to the office and be examined. ...Read more

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Extreme dizziness/spinning many x per day 2 weeks.Low BP 20 min after 2 hr gym workout 90/72.Slight SOB.See occasional stars/floater.Headache.No meds.

Extreme dizziness/spinning many x per day 2 weeks.Low BP 20 min after 2 hr gym workout 90/72.Slight SOB.See occasional stars/floater.Headache.No meds.

Recommendation : You have a serious symptoms like "extreme dizziness , low blood pressure, SOB" that definitely requires doctor's evaluation. Please make appointment ASAP. ...Read more