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Blurred vision, early sign of pregnancy?

Blurred vision, early sign of pregnancy?

Possibly: Pregnancy alters the fluid balance in the body which includes the cornea (the window at the front of the eye) which can swell a little in early pregnancy and change the eye power causing some degree of minor blur. It is not a reliable or diagnostic test for pregnancy so rely on other types of testing to determine pregnancy. ...Read more

Dr. Chevies Newman
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Premature (Definition)

Very premature is a condition in which a baby is delivered between 28 and 31 weeks' gestation. Depending on how premature, how sick, and how lucky or unlucky a baby is, he can get brain problems, cerebral palsy, blindness, deafness, developmental problems, learning disabilities, severe lung diseases, infection and loss of some intestines, etc... Babies who are only moderately premature usually ...Read more


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Home remedies for blurred vision during early pregnancy?

Home remedies for blurred vision during early pregnancy?

None: There are no real home remedies for blurry vision in pregnancy. There can be an number of reasons for blurred vision including corneal changes during pregnancy, high blood pressure, high blood sugar etc. The vision changes should be addressed with the treating doctor. ...Read more

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Blurred vision in early morning only gets corrected. Is this is normal in early pregnancy. I have undergone laser treatment for short sight bfr 2 yrs.

Blurred vision in early morning only gets corrected. Is this is normal in early pregnancy. I have undergone laser treatment for short sight bfr 2 yrs.

Pregnancy issue: visual acuity can transiently change in early pregnancy because of hydration effects on the cornea. This is especially common in women who have undergone refractive surgery. Do not worry. ...Read more

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Can pregnancy cause blurred vision memory loss and headaches?

Can pregnancy cause blurred vision memory loss and headaches?

Signs of trouble: Blurred vision, headaches & memory loss are worrisome in pregnancy. They are seen in pregnancy induced high blood pressure.You should call your ob's answering service noe and seek advice directly. ...Read more

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I'm 28 weeks pregnant and have bad headache dizziness and blurred vision could this be preeclampsia? Had this in last pregnancy.

I'm 28 weeks pregnant and have bad headache dizziness and blurred vision could this be preeclampsia? Had this in last pregnancy.

Get eval: With your history of pre-eclampsia, you need to get an evaluation to check your blood pressure and symptoms. Call your dr to discus asap. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I have the iud, im worried I have an eptopic pregnancy. I have cramping, bloating, dizziness, blurred vision, short of breath & sharp pains.?

I have the iud, im worried I have an eptopic pregnancy. I have cramping, bloating, dizziness, blurred vision, short of breath & sharp pains.?

Take preg test: Take a home pregnancy test. If it is negative, you need to see your primary doc as you are not pregnant. If positive, please see your OB asap to evaluate for an ectopic. ...Read more

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Pregnancy symptoms for a father to be what all could happen is flu like symptoms blurry vision normal?

Pregnancy symptoms for a father to be what all could happen is flu like symptoms blurry vision normal?

Expecting fathers: Usually fathers gain weight and have nausea. Flu like symptoms during the flu season are likely to be flu. ...Read more

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31 weeks pregnant with blurry vision, a pulse of 103, BP of 130 to 140/ 80 to 90, and can't breathe, What should I do? Dr says its just pregnancy.

31 weeks pregnant with blurry vision, a pulse of 103, BP of 130 to 140/ 80 to 90, and can't breathe, What should I do? Dr says its just pregnancy.

Go to L&D: You need to go to L&D and be checked for preeclampsia. If you have already been evaluated and everything was OK, then I would advise you to be in bedrest until you follow up with your OB. ...Read more

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I have a headache, dizziness and blurred vision and I just got into a fender bender, should I be worried, and what is this a sign of?

I have a headache, dizziness and blurred vision and I just got into a fender bender, should I be worried, and what is this a sign of?

Concussion?: If you symptoms began after the accident, they could be indicative of a mild concussion. I would see your doctor promptly for a full evaluation. ...Read more

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Having some blurred vision and seeing floaters be signs of a bigger brain problem?

Having some blurred vision and seeing floaters be signs of a bigger brain problem?

Probably not: Usually it's floaters or migraine. Or macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy etc. Or a stroke. The list is endless. If it's recent, go to ophthalmologist promptly. ...Read more

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I get blurred vision when I exercise or feel stressed. Could this be a sign of high blood pressure? If so what should I do to stop this firm happenin

I get blurred vision when I exercise or feel stressed. Could this be a sign of high blood pressure? If so what should I do to stop this firm happenin

Doubt blood HBP: This could be a problem called pigmentary dispersion - which is mostly likely in higher myopes. If this is happening consistently then you should see a n ophthalmolgist for evaluation. High blood pressure is very uncommon at your age and does not cause visual blur in any case unless it is crazy high. ...Read more

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Over 60 and slighty hit temple area on kitchen cabinet. Very slight headache, no blurred vision, vomiting or other signs. Should I be concerned?

Hit temple: Over 60 and slighty hit temple area on kitchen cabinet. Very slight headache, no blurred vision, vomiting or other signs. Should I be concerned? ANS: yes, Why did you fall? Discuss with your team. I am available for 2nd opinion live. ...Read more

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Early light period, fatigue, abdominal cramps, blurred vision intermittently severe what is it?

Early light period, fatigue, abdominal cramps, blurred vision intermittently severe what is it?

See doctor: The most concerning description is the vision change you describe. This could represent a significant problem, please contact your doctor. ...Read more

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My husband got hit in eye. Nausea, blurred vision, stumbling, clear drainage from nose, headache, black spots. Been 10 hrs no sign of relief??

My husband got hit in eye. Nausea, blurred vision, stumbling, clear drainage from nose, headache, black spots. Been 10 hrs no sign of relief??

Go to the er: I would go to ER right away. Especially I'm worried about clear discharge from the nose which could be CSF (the brain water). It's possible that he has base of skull fracture. ...Read more

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I have severe headaches & I have blurred vision & a lazy eye on the same eye. Could it be signs of a stroke? Had a CT scan but results came back normal

I have severe headaches & I have blurred vision & a lazy eye on the same eye. Could it be signs of a stroke? Had a CT scan but results came back normal

OCT of Optic nerves: If one of the pupils is dilated then it may be an emergency aneurysm. See an ophthalmologist or a neurologist urgently. If not, you need to have an oct exam of the optic nerves to see if the blurriness in the lazy eye is loss of nerve fiber layer. Oct can also show if you have a condition known as benign intracranial pressure. Then your eye doctor will refer to a neurologist for a spinal tap. ...Read more

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Is irritated eyes feeling bloated and runny nose a pregnancy sign?

Is irritated eyes feeling bloated and runny nose a pregnancy sign?

Pregnancy: No, missing a period, breast swelling and tenderness, and nausea are signs of pregnancy. Get tested if you had unprotected sex. ...Read more

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Is irritated eyes. Bloated and runny nose a sign of pregnancy?

Is irritated eyes. Bloated and runny nose a sign of pregnancy?

Pregnancy & eyes: No, your symptoms sound like a viral URI or allergy and not directly related to pregnancy. Please see your local ophthalmologist for best answer. ...Read more

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Difference between dimmed vision vs blurred vision?

Difference between dimmed vision vs blurred vision?

Severity: Blurry vision is a symptom of many ocular conditions, including but not limited to: refractive error, dry eyes, conjunctivitis, corneal disease, cataract, inflammation, infection, eyelid disease, medications, neurological & systemic diseases. Dim vision is in itself more worrisome in that neurological (Neuropathies) & circulatory conditions (occlusions) have to be considered. An eye exam helpful ...Read more

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Why do I have crust and blurred vision in the spring?

Allergy: Sounds like you are making mucus in your eyes from allergy. Ask your ophthalmologist for Pataday or similar drop- very effective. Keep your lids clean with baby shampoo and warm water. ...Read more

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Why do I have partly blurred vision with hard lenses?

Why do I have partly blurred vision with hard lenses?

Astigmatism?: Irregular astigmatism not corrected by hard lenses. Or, corneal edema due to poor oxygen to cornea? Or some corneal warpage from the lens? ...Read more

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Is Concentrated Mineral Drops (CMD) really good for blurred vision?

Is Concentrated Mineral Drops (CMD) really good for blurred vision?

Neutral: These are not harmful and may have some lubrication aspects. But they will not correct or cure blurred vision. If your vision is blurring, see your ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Please is there any drugs that can help in clearing of blurred vision?

Please is there any drugs that can help in clearing of blurred vision?

Blurred: Blurred vision can not be cured by medication. There are some systemic diseases like diabetes that can worsen your vision and can improve with proper medication management. You need to see a doctor for a proper evaluation ...Read more

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What can cause headache and blurred vision?

What can cause headache and blurred vision?

Many bad things: Such as migraine, stroke, multiple sclerosis, optic neuritis, idiopathic intracranial hypertension (pseudotumor cerebri), a real tumor and more can cause headache and blurred vision. Best to get both the headache and the blurred vision checked out. This means seeing your primary care doctor and your eye specialist. A dilated retinal exam is critical. ...Read more

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Is there a link between blurred vision and anxiety?

Is there a link between blurred vision and anxiety?

Yes, but...: Yes, there can be, but other things can cause blurred vision like medications, a primary visual problem, or a visual problem caused by another medical issue. Please see an eye doctor for an accurate evaluation and treatment. Hope this answer helps. ...Read more

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What're some remedies for headache and blurred vision?

What're some remedies for headache and blurred vision?

Tough to answer: Headaches and blurred vision could be something as simple as needing glasses, or as serious as increased brain pressure from a tumor or meningitis. This is a problem for which you should see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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I am having blurred vision after crying- is this serious?

Probably not: Of course, tears themselves cause blurry vision, but I believe you're referring to a residual status after the crying has ceased. A number of reasonable, benign explanations exist. If there is no associated headache, progression of severity, or development of other symptoms--red flags--you should have nothing to worry about. If this experience worsens, talk to your doc! And please don't cry! :) ...Read more

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I have had a headache for the past four. Blurred vision.?

I have had a headache for the past four. Blurred vision.?

Headahes: If this is the worst headache of your life go to emergency room. Checks your blood pressure asap. If you had migraines before take your medicine right away & repeat the dosis as adviced before. If you don't have any of that. Try for the headache Ibuprofen 800 mg with food or something to protect stomach (pepcid, zantac, (ranitidine) or prilosec). Otherwise call your dr or go to urgent care. ...Read more

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What exactly does it mean when you have migranes and blurred vision?

What exactly does it mean when you have migranes and blurred vision?

Visual migraine: The vision component of a migraine is usually self limited and fades away within 30-45 minutes. Rarely is there a long term consequence to these transient vision problems. When they occur, keep your eyes closed, and / or go to a dark room until they pass. ...Read more

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I have headaches in the mornings and blurred vision at night, should I be concerned?

Yes: See your primary doctor who may start a workup. You may be referred to a neurologist. ...Read more

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Medrol: does it cause blurred vision?

Usually not: Medrol (methylprednisolone) is commonly given in a short term allocation ('dose pack') which will not disturb the vision. If you are taking it chronically, visual blur can occur as the dose increases or decreases but will not be affected after two months of steady (same) dose. Discuss this with the doctor who prescribed the Medrol (methylprednisolone) if you are having some blur. ...Read more

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Why does bethanechol cause blurred vision?

Affects focusin: Bethanechol is a medicine classified as a cholinergic. A side effectof the medicine is that is stimulates the focusing muscles of the eye when they should not be. This will cause the muscle to focus incorrectly, therefore, blurring your vision. ...Read more

Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...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