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What causes blurry vision and red eyes?

What causes blurry vision and red eyes?

Many things: Depending on the other eye symptoms, onset, duration, etc this could represent a variety of different eye conditions from simpler things like dry eye or ocular allergy to more serious disorders such as contact lens overwear or a corneal infection. You should see an eye doctor for further evaluation if the symptoms worsen. ...Read more

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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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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

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What causes haloes and blurred vision?

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 causes blurry eyes?

What causes blurry eyes?

Many causes: Most common cause is the need for glasses. Other causes include cataracts, corneal or retinal diseases, inflammation, etc. ...Read more

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What causes blurry vision and ocular migraines?

What causes blurry vision and ocular migraines?

Yes: Ocular migraines or retinal migraines can cause scintillating scotomas. Although this is not exactly blurry vision, it is a characteristic feature relatively unique to retinal migraines. ...Read more

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What causes tunnel vision and blurry areas?

What causes tunnel vision and blurry areas?

Glaucoma: Glaucoma affects the peripheral vision and patients with a very advance glaucoma have what we call" tunnel vision". Glaucoma is a silent disease and without proper screening can advance and affect your vision. Comprehensive eye exams will help detect it. ...Read more

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What causes vision blurry?

What causes vision blurry?

long list: Vision can get blurry from uncorrected need for eyeglasses, diseases of the cornea, inflammation of the inside, eye dryness, retinal disease like diabetes and a host of other things. If the vision is becoming blurry, see your ophthalmologist to sort this out. ...Read more

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What could be causing my blurred vision, headaches, fatigue, and bloodshot eyes?

What could be causing my blurred vision, headaches, fatigue, and bloodshot eyes?

FATIGUE EVAL: SX WORRISOME FOR DIABETES YOU need full EXAM AND LABS. HBA1C/CBC/CMP/B12/FOLATE /TFTS/VITD/CRP//SED RATE//IRON STUDIES/LYME TITERS. Start a. Gluten free diet Wholeapproach.com gutbliss.com. And high potency vitamins. Rejuvenation-science.com Then review results if no firm diagnosis is made, a sleep study may be necessary many subtle sleep disorders cause Fatigue ...Read more

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What can cause really red bloodshot eyes?

What can cause really red bloodshot eyes?

Many issues: Dry eye, blepharitis, allergies, topical drops, rosacea, infectious conjunctivitis, angle closure glaucoma, uveitis, any cause of ocular surface irritation/ inflammation, and many more. See an eye doctor. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of my blurry eye vision? Any meds cause blurry vision?

What could be the cause of my blurry eye vision? Any meds cause blurry vision?

Many things: Some medication can cause blurriness. There are too many things to list that can cause blurriness, i'd def see an eye md to find out the cause. ...Read more

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What is the cause of my blurry eye vision?

What is the cause of my blurry eye vision?

Many things: Many things can cause blurry vision including improper glasses prescription, dry eyes, infections, inflammation, cataract, macular degeneration. The best way to determine cause is to have a thorough dilated eye exam. ...Read more

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What can cause blurry eyes?

What can cause blurry eyes?

Many causes: There are many possible causes of blurry vision. See an ophthalmologist to determine why yours are blurry. ...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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What can cause my eyes to have blurry vision?

Many possible causes: The number of disorders that cause blurred vision is too numerous to list. An eye exam can determine why your vision is blurred. ...Read more

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What can cause blurred vision in one eye?

What can cause blurred vision in one eye?

Many things: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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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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Ghost vision and eye floters common cause?

Ghost vision and eye floters common cause?

Eye floaters: Are common and the vast majority of those are benign. Ghost vision - not familiar with this term. ...Read more

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What causes blurry vision and red eyes?

Many things: Depending on the other eye symptoms, onset, duration, etc this could represent a variety of different eye conditions from simpler things like dry eye or ocular allergy to more serious disorders such as contact lens overwear or a corneal infection. You should see an eye doctor for further evaluation if the symptoms worsen. ...Read more

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I have a red eye that it's been like this for a few years now. I start to have a blurry vision with it and no doctor knew what could cause this. Help!

I have a red eye that it's been like this for a few years now. I start to have a blurry vision with it and no doctor knew what could cause this. Help!

Have it looked at...: Details are needed in your case in order to determine why this is happening- was it tender? Matted? Had. Associated symptoms? It's more appropriate if this is done in person with your primary care doctor. ...Read more

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After catrect surgury I have this problem blurry vision, red eye haloes around lights could be a sign of corneal edema highy preshue give me solution?

After catrect surgury I have this problem blurry vision, red eye haloes around lights could be a sign of corneal edema highy preshue give me solution?

See your surgeon: Your description could be related to residual refractive error, ocular surface irritation due to dry eye/ meds, corneal edema, infection, or many other issues. You need to see your surgeon as soon as possible for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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In regards to retinal detachment, symptoms are red eye, blurry vision, black spots and lights, pain at times, noticeable dimness all in one eye only

In regards to retinal detachment, symptoms are red eye, blurry vision, black spots and lights, pain at times, noticeable dimness all in one eye only

Guarded Prognosis: Pain and red eye usually aren't associated with retinal detachment unless it is chronic or unless the eye has inflammation and the detachment is caused by a fluid build-up instead of a hole. Given your history there are other things that can dim vision, such as a blocked vessel. You should be carefully evaluated by a retina specialist to optimize your chances of recovery. Good luck. ...Read more

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Blurry vision with glasses- monocular diplopia-eye redness-gradual. Doc says allergy,steroid drops did not work. had brain MRI -clear. What is it?

Blurry vision with glasses- monocular diplopia-eye redness-gradual. Doc says allergy,steroid drops did not work. had brain MRI -clear. What is it?

Number of causes: There are several causes of monocular diplopia, from lens to retinal disorders. It might be valuable for you to be referred to an ophthalmologist who can do a detailed examination of front-of-the-eye to back-of-the-eye potential issues. ...Read more

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Red spot(bloodshot) outer part of left eye for 3 days.Off and on blurry vision.Eye drops don't help anymore?

Red spot(bloodshot) outer part of left eye for 3 days.Off and on blurry vision.Eye drops don't help anymore?

Bruise?: This sounds like a subconjuctival hemorrhage, which is essentially a bruise on the whites of the eyes. This may cause some dryness and lead to fluctuating vision. The treatment is OTC artificial tears for symptomatic relief as the blood re-absorbs. You should see an eye MD to confirm diagnosis and treat accordingly. ...Read more

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Red eye, hazy vision, sensitive to light. What is wrong with me?

Red eye, hazy vision, sensitive to light. What is wrong with me?

Inflamation!: Uveitis is inflamation of the uvea (choriod, ciliary body, and iris): when any or all parts of the uvea is inflamed it is called uveitis. This can cause blurred vision, pain, and sensitivity to light. It could be many other things. You need to see eye specialist. ...Read more

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What are really good red eye drops for irritated eyes, that work with soft contact lens?

What are really good red eye drops for irritated eyes, that work with soft contact lens?

Is it your contact?: You need to be careful what drops you use when wearing soft contacts, generally only preservative free tears or moisture drops specifically formulated for contacts. If your eyes are frequently red in your contacts, though, i wonder if you are having irritation from your solution or your contacts. Are eyes still red when you take a weeklong holiday from your contacts? ...Read more

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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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Think I have dry eye. Wake up with extremely blurry vision. Redness and watering in that eye. What can I do?

Think I have dry eye. Wake up with extremely blurry vision. Redness and watering in that eye. What can I do?

Artificial Tears: Many times there can be a slight opening of lids when sleeping. That may lead to drying out of the exposed area. Use artificial tears to help soothe it, but if it persists, you best see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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My eyes are red most of the time. Blurry vision. And a brown/pink thats beginning to cover my iris. N I feel throbbin on my eyeball constantly?

Pterygium?: Sounds like a pterygium, which is when the conjunctiva (the clear skin like coating of the white part of the eye) grows over the cornea (blocking the color of the iris). Treat by avoiding uv sunlight rays and keep the eyes moist. An examination is recomended, and possibly surgical removal indicated. ...Read more

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While on long haul flight, I experienced problems with my eyes - red, dry, pain, discomfort, & blurry vision both far & near. Settled day after. Why?

While on long haul flight, I experienced problems with my eyes - red, dry, pain, discomfort, & blurry vision both far & near. Settled day after. Why?

Air flight = dry air: The conditioned air on airplanes is quite dry and poses a tendency to get dry eyes for most people. If you combine that with contact lens wear, lack of sleep, and long haul, there can be significant drying. The symptoms you describe are consistent with that. ...Read more

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My eye will not stop watering, it hurts and there is now blurry vision, it is also very red. I do wear contacts but haven't since it started. Is this.?

CTL related issue: Your description is non-specfic and could indicate a corneal infection related to your contact lenses. Other issues such as eye surface irritation for dry eye or contact lens overwear can cause similar symptoms but i would recommend seeing an eye doctor as soon as possible for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Left eye is burning and stinging and sometimes goes red, Has lasted for 13 hours. I also got a headache and blurry vision in that eye?

Left eye is burning and stinging and sometimes goes red, Has lasted for 13 hours. I also got a headache and blurry vision in that eye?

See eye doctor ASAP: Need to see doctor ASAP since you may be having an issue with glaucoma which may lead to blindness if not treated in time. Needs be seen now , to an ER is necessary . It'd be helpful if you could provide your age as well. ...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