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What is the definition or description of: Halos around lights?

What is the definition or description of: Halos around lights?

Halos around lights: The visual appearance of halos surrounding sources of light may be related to a number of medical conditions such as cataracts, Fuchs' Dystrophy, glaucoma & kerataconus. ...Read more

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Is it ok to see halos around lights when wearing contact lenses?

Is it ok to see halos around lights when wearing contact lenses?

Depends: Many people do see halos with contact lenses. Sometimes, it could mean your contact lens is not completely clean. But if its a new lens, then most likely its normal. ...Read more

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Why is it that i see halos around lights when i'm wearing contacts but not glasses?

Why is it that i see halos around lights when i'm wearing contacts but not glasses?

Need better Rx: First I am goung to assume these contacts are not bifocal cl's. Halos whn using bifocal contacts are normal. If you see halos arouond lights, this usually means the prescription is not as accurate as it can be. Rarely halos can be caused by corneal edema from a poorly fitted contact lens. ...Read more

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Could you tell me why i see halos around lights when i'm wearing contacts but not glasses?

Could you tell me why i see halos around lights when i'm wearing contacts but not glasses?

Bifocal CL: If you are wearing a bifocal contact lens, some halos seen round lights is "normal", or at least a limitation of the type of contact lens. If this is not the type of cl yo u wear, than the lens fit or power needs to be improved/corrected. You should not be seeing halos if your ocular health is good (no cataracts). ...Read more

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What causes eye pain and seeing halos around lights?

What causes eye pain and seeing halos around lights?

Possibly glaucoma: Blurry vision, red eye, eye pain and haloes around lights could be a sign of corneal edema secondary to acute elevation of intraocular pressure. ...Read more

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Strange eyesight distortions. Halos around lights when at night?

Strange eyesight distortions.  Halos around lights when at night?

Many possible causes: Best go have this checked out. Could be an optical cause, needing glasses, or be caused by edema (swelling) of cornea. Could also be from cataract even in younger people with certain diseases. ...Read more

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Seeing halos around lights, is this normal? What does it indicate?

Cornea lens or meds: Halos around light could be a sign of an abnormal cornea, a lens opacity (cataract) or a side effect of medication such as digoxin (lanoxin). If it persists or gets worse then go to your eye md. ...Read more

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Why do I see halos around lights when wearing contacts?

See eye doctor: Could be poor fit could be wrong magnification could be uncorrected astigmatism could be cataract could be dry. ...Read more

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What causes me to see halos around lights and have white splotchy vision?

What causes me to see halos around lights and have white splotchy vision?

Several things...: Your symptoms can be produce by different things such as early cataracts, ophthalmic migraines, uncontrolled blood pressure etc.. You need to be examined by an ophthalmologist to rule out some of these things. ...Read more

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Why do I constantly see halos around lights when I look directly at lights?

Many possibilities: There are many possible reasons for this. See an ophthalmologist who can determine what is the cause in your particular case. ...Read more

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Strange visual symptoms. Over the last year, get halos around lights at night. What do they mean?

Strange visual symptoms. Over the last year, get halos around lights at night. What do they mean?

Many possibilites: Depending on your age, there could be number of different causes. Cataract formation, swelling in the cornea or a change in prescription could all be culprits. See your eye doctor for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What causes blurred vision and the sudden appearances of halos around lights?

What causes blurred vision and the sudden appearances of halos around lights?

Cornea swelling: Contact lens overwear, keeping eyes open too long in a pool, or other causes of swelling of the front of the eye can cause these symptoms. If pain and light sensitivity are also present, then an urgent visit to your eye doctor is needed! ...Read more

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Had pupils dilated for exam today and noticed rainbow halos around lights afterward. Still seeing halos though no longer rainbow. Is that normal?

Yes: You dilated eye can not focus well at the distance. The dilation will last up to 4-6 hours. If the dilating drop was a long acting it may last 24-48 hours. The halo will go away after dilation. If it will persist please call your eye doc. ...Read more

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What to expect if I'm seeing halos around lights, eye doctor found nothing wrong?

Halos: The halos may be coming from a swollen cornea or astigmatism. Corneal swelling may come and go, so it may not be present on every exam. ...Read more

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I see halos around lights day and night. I visited many eye specialists. They all said nothing is wrong but I am still seeing them. What can be causing it?

Lights: Have your doctor check for diabetes diabetes can make you feel hungry, tired, or thirsty; you may urinate more than normal and have blurry vision. Glaucoma glaucoma is a group of eye conditions in which fluid builds up in your eye causing gradual vision loss. Transient ischemic attack (mini-stroke) transient ischemic attacks cause headache, numbness, tingling, or weakness in the face, arm, or l. ...Read more