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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

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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Will uveitis cause your vision to go in and out?

Will uveitis cause your vision to go in and out?

Yes: The vision will be affected during active inflammation. Lowered vision is sometimes the reason persons with some types of uveitis will finally seek help. Untreated uveitis can cause serious complications which can lead to permanent changes in the eye. You should be under the care of an ophthalmologist for this. ...Read more

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What causes wavy vision upon waking?

What causes wavy vision upon waking?

Distorted anatomy: If you have a distorted macula (retina) anatomy, it can result in wavy vision. The more common causes of distorted maculas are macular degeneration, epiretinal membrane, and macular edema. ...Read more

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What causes tunnel vision?

What causes tunnel vision?

Many causes: Many disorders can cause tunnel vision. The most common are migraines, glaucoma and retinitis pigmentosa. ...Read more

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What is caused by blackout vision?

What is caused by blackout vision?

See Doctor ASAP!: A blackout of vision is a worrisome symptom and you should see your medical doctor and your eye doctor right away. Transient blackout of vision in one eye could be several things including a momentary loss of circulation to the eye, while simultaneous blackout of vision in both eyes could be due to reduced circulation to the brain or other neurologic causes. See your doctor asap! ...Read more

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What could cause someone to have a sudden blackout in vision?

What could cause someone to have a sudden blackout in vision?

Blackout of vision: Main causes of sudden black out: dehydration/illness, blood pressure drop, blood sugar drop (pre-diabetes/diabetes), vasovagal reaction, blood flow issue in brain (from dehydration, sugar level change, tumor of some type, intracranial pressure increase.) More info on eyedoc2020@blogspot. Com ...Read more

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What causes double vision?

What causes double vision?

Muscle imbalance: The most common cause is muscle imbalance between the eyes. If this is the cause then covering each eye will eliminate the double vision. If you cover each eye and it is still blurry, you most likely need glasses. An eye care professional can correct these problems. ...Read more

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What causes my peripheral vision to be "shaky"?

What causes my peripheral vision to be "shaky"?

Possibly Migraine: This is a somewhat unusual symptom, but sounds like it could possibly be from ocular migraine. No headache or pain is required for that diagnosis. You should have a thorough exam by an ophthalmologist, probably including a visual field exam, to help determine the cause and to rule out certain neurological causes. Depending on the testing results, neuroimaging with a ct scan or MRI may be required. ...Read more

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What causes this moving patch of clouds in my vision?

What causes this moving patch of clouds in my vision?

Vitreous floaters?: I suspect you are describing vitreous floaters - small bits of debris in the gel that fills the back of the eye. These are common, and are often described as looking like a gnat or hair that moves when your eye moves; more prominent looking at a blank background like the sky. New floaters, esp if ass'd w/ decreased vision and/or light flashes should prompt evaluation for a retina tear. ...Read more

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Causes of neck pain and dimming vision?

Causes of neck pain and dimming vision?

Migraine?: All signs of possible migraine headache. Would recommend seeing a headache specialist to see if they may help. Sometimes pain may emanate from the neck and if not better may consider a neck evaluation. Typically though neck pain will not affect the vision. ...Read more

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What causes a headachr w/ double vision?

Double vision: New onset double vision should be evaluated immediately, as there are a large number of neurological and vascular causes, some of them life threatening. With headache present as well, this would be an appropriate use of an er. They would be able to do all necessary testing and have all specialist referrals available to make a diagnosis. ...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 causes haloes and blurred vision?

Depends: Your age, past eye history and an exam would help with the answer. If you want a list: cataracts, acephalic migraines, refractive surgery, bad contact lenses, corneal edema, iritis, posterior capsule opacification are a few on the list. ...Read more

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What are the causes for blurred vision?

What are the causes for blurred vision?

Too many: The causes of blurred vision are myriad.

To refine the question:
one of both eyes
sudden of gradual
associated with other symptoms like pain or redness. ...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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What are causes of having cloudy vision and seeing halos?

Need a diagnosis: Cloudy vision and halos can generally be caused by anything that interferes with light entering the eye, including hazy glasses or contact lenses. However, cataract is a common cause of this, and a less common cause is a scar of the cornea. Corneal swelling (edema) typically causes a rainbow type of halo, and this can be more serious, as it can occur with greatly elevated eye pressure. ...Read more

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What can cause my vision to blur?

What can cause my vision to blur?

More specific: How long does it stay blurry? Any medications? Very common reasons are dry eyes and nearsighted/farsighted/astigmatism errors. A good eye exam by an ophthalmologist can provide a more specific solution. ...Read more

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What is cause of declining vision?

Aging or disease: Difficult to answer without more signs and symptoms, test results. ...Read more

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What causes my vision to become dim?

What causes my vision to become dim?

Many causes: Dim vision can be caused by cataracts, retinal problems or optic nerve issues. The key detail needed to better answer the question is how often/ when does it occur. If it is frequent or continuous, you should see an eye doctor soon. ...Read more

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Could vision problem cause balance problem?

Yes: Your spatial stability is based on 3 senses: vision, vestibular balance (inner ear), and proprioception (tactile and joint/muscle sensation). ...Read more

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What causes bright squiggly lines in vision?

Migraine: Would be the most likely, but other possibilities exist as well, so you should see your ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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What are the possible causes of halo vision?

Numerous: Migraine or glaucoma come to mind for me. Migraines are benign, but glaucoma can be serious and you can go blind. I'd see an eye physician soon! ...Read more

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What are the possible causes of shaky vision?

No such thing: I have never heard of shaky vision. There is a condition called nystagmus where the eyes rotate or move back and forth when awake. ...Read more

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What causes double stacked vision only at night?

Double vision: The most common cause of double vision is misaligned eyes. Misalignment that causes "stacked" vision is less common, and should be evaluated by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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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 snowy vision and what makes it worse?

What causes snowy vision and what makes it worse?

Brain dysfunction: Snowy vision is caused by brain dysfunction in the right lingual gyrus. It is seen in patients with persistent migraine aura. It can also be seen with optic neuritis caused by MS. Often no obvious cause is identified. ...Read more