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Is it possible to get rid of your blind spot in migraine fast?

Is it possible to get rid of your blind spot in migraine fast?

No: I know of no treatment that will make the blind spot, or "scintillating scotoma" of migraine resolve any faster than its natural course. All migraine treatments are directed towards preventing the disabling headache and nausea that often follows. In a way, the scotoma is useful, because it warns us that the severe headache is coming. ...Read more

Dr. Hirenkumar Italia
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Blind Spot In Vision (Definition)

Most people are not aware of their blind spot, the small spot in everybody's visual field that is blank. The attachment point of the optic nerve (the nerve that carries all visual information to the brain) to the eyeball causes every person to ...Read more


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Is it possible to get rid of your blind spot from laser?

Is it possible to get rid of your blind spot from laser?

Blind spot: No. The physiologic blind spot is an ignored area in your peripheral vision that represents where the optic nerve inserts into the eye. The connection itself has no photoreceptors and therefore casts a small circular "blind spot" in the outer peripheral visual area or field. It is not a treatable condition. ...Read more

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Is there a way to get rid of your blind spot?

Is there a way to get rid of your blind spot?

No and why: A blind spot is present in each eye which is the site of exit of the optic nerve from the eye into the brain. The visual system compensates for this so you are not aware of it and it can only be detected by testing. If you truly got rid of it you would damage your sight in that eye. ...Read more

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Why do I get a blind spot in vision before a migraine?

Why do I get a blind spot in vision before a migraine?

Aura: Many people with classical migraines have stereotyped symptoms that precede the headache, referred to as an aura. If you do have an aura, use this as your trigger to immediately take an abortive medication (nsaids or a triptan), as early aboritve treatment is much more effective than waiting until the headache proper appears. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of this blind spot from laser?

How do I get rid of this blind spot from laser?

Depends: Did you get a blind spot from laser treatment -- if so discuss with your ophthalmologist who did the treatment. If you were exposed to a laser beam by accident, you might have some permanent change in your retina. You should see a retinal specialist to determine the depth of damage and what you can expect. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of a blind spot in my eye?

How do I get rid of a blind spot in my eye?

Blind spot: You should see an ophthalmologist to have a test called a visual field to determine the reason why you are experiencing the blind spot. ...Read more

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How come i get a blind spot before a migraine?

How come i get a blind spot before a migraine?

Ocular Migraine : Temporary blind spots and formed flashes-scintillating schotomas are part of the ocular migraine or ophthalmic (also called ocular) migraine. Patients have spasms of the arteries at supply the eye and get these symptoms. Temporary loss of blood flow causes temporary sight loss. If it persists or interferes with daily activities then go to your primary care doctor for an exam and treatment. ...Read more

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I've had a migraine with aura a week ago. But I am still pretty sure that I am seeing wierd blind spots or dots. R they connected? What should I do?

I've had a migraine with aura a week ago. But I am still pretty sure that I am seeing wierd blind spots or dots. R they connected? What should I do?

See a headache: specialist for diagnosis, imaging and management. An aura that lasts more than 60 minutes may be indicative of more serious pathology. The onset of the actual migraine headache usually occurs within 60 minutes after the aura abates. ...Read more

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Do I have diabetes? If i'm always tired even with hours of sleep dose that mean I have diabetes? If when I have to much sugar and i get migraines and blind spots after dose that mean I have diabetes?

Do I have diabetes? If i'm always tired even with hours of sleep dose that mean I have diabetes?  If when I have to much sugar and i get migraines and blind spots after dose that mean I have diabetes?

No diabetes: You are probably not sleeping well. Are you getting 7-8 hours of uninterrupted sleep a night? The blind spots in your field of vision is probably a migraine aura. Diabetes can only be diagnosed with a fasting, 2 hour post meal or a long range blood test called an a1c. See your primary care doctor to get this all sorted out. www.diabeticlifestyle.com; www.Ache.Org. ...Read more

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What is happening when I randomly get a 'blind spot' under stress?

What is happening when I randomly get a 'blind spot' under stress?

Vasc? migraine? MS?: Sudden vision loss, "blind spot" needs to checked out. 1 eye or both? What part of vision? Other symptoms? Numbness, clumsyness, continence issues, etc? Could be spasm of vessels leading to a segment of brain (visual cortex) or to eye itself. Could be manifestation of neurological problems, e.g. Demyelinating disorders, including multiple sclerosis. See md. ...Read more

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Is it possible to never get used to your blind spot from floaters?

Is it possible to never get used to your blind spot from floaters?

Yes: Most people do adapt to floaters that are blocking the vision, often with the brain "filtering out" the floater so that it is only bothersome in certain situations. Unfortunately, the only sure treatment would be surgical removal of the vitreous gel that fills the back of the eye (and this is generally not recommended unless floaters are persistantly and extremely unusually troublesome). ...Read more

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What to do if I have a small blind spot in my eyes is it possible that it would get larger?

What to do if I have a small blind spot in my eyes is it possible that it would get larger?

Not normally: Each eye has a small blind spot located about 15 degrees outside of the center of fixation. Enlargement of the blind spot can occur with glaucoma and various diseases of the optic nerves including papilledema from increased intracranial pressure. ...Read more

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How come I get a blind spot in my right eye?

How come I get a blind spot in my right eye?

Not sure: But a blind spot is not normal if noted under normal conditions. See an ophthalmologist soon- the list of causes too long. ...Read more

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Why did I get a blind spot in my right eye from bp?

Why did I get a blind spot in my right eye from bp?

See md: Let an ophthalmologist figure it out, there are many reasons including hemorrhage. ...Read more

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Is it possible to never get used to a blind spot?

Is it possible to never get used to a blind spot?

Yes: Blind spots or scotomas can be positive or negative. Positive scotomas are either dark, light or scintillating and are difficult to ignor. Negative scotomas are areas where the patient does not see anything and are relatively easy to ignor. ...Read more

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I get these weird bright spots & lines in my eyes & when i get it, i have to close my eyes until it goes away. Im blinded by It,its not a migraine?

 I get these weird bright spots & lines in my eyes & when i get it, i have to close my eyes until it goes away. Im blinded by It,its not a migraine?

Causes of visual Sx: Symptoms like these are sometimes a migraine aura, which means that a migraine headache would occur about 20-30 minutes later. They could also be affected by something in your eyes (retina) or be caused by a seizure. How long does it last? Do you have headaches? Do you have any trouble seeing at other times? ...Read more

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Frightened that one day im going to become blind. I have health anxiety. I sometimes get spots vision loss and migraine auras? Will i go blind

Frightened that one day im going to become blind. I have health anxiety. I sometimes get spots vision loss and migraine auras? Will i go blind

Cannot predict: But your paroxysmal migraine events are unlikely to cause permanent blindness. As you get older, many different disorders can affect your eyes, so get routine visits with your ophthalmologist for "ounce of prevention" ...Read more

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Migraines for 23 yrs started with blind spots to flashing zigzag and headache seems to have started when moved to house can black mold been initiator ?

Migraines for 23 yrs started with blind spots to flashing zigzag and headache seems to have started when moved to house can black mold been initiator ?

Yes, definitely: A variety of external and internal factors can trigger a migraine attack in certain individuals who may have a genetic or neurochemical predisposition to migraine. External triggers such as weather-related changes, high humidity, high altitude, sensory input such as glaring or flashing lights, sunlight, loud noises, and exposure to odors. Take care. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Migraine Headaches (Definition)

Migraine headaches are a common condition that often include a headache with throbbing, pulsing pain, blurriness of vision, nausea, and sensitivity to light. They ...Read more


Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Migraine (Definition)

A type of headache that is associated with throbbing localized pain and usually causes light ...Read more