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What Would Cause My Sudden Change In Vision With Floaters
Urgent situation: The most likely cause is either a retinal tear, a detachment or a vitreous hemorrhage. Usually the vitreous will collapse sometime during our life, and usually before age 60, and can cause any of the above to be associated with it. It is very important to call an ophthalmologist and be seen urgently. There may be other causes but these would be the most concerning to be checked. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
There are many types of eye problems and visual disturbances. These include blurred vision, halos, blind spots, floaters, and other symptoms. Blurred vision is the loss of sharpness of vision and the inability to see small details. Blind spots (scotomas) are dark "holes" in the visual field in which ...Read more
See a retina doctor: New-onset floaters, especially when accompanied by flashing lights and/or decreased vision, is considered an ophthalmic emergency. See an eye doctor for a dilated examination immediately -preferably a retina specialist. If this turns out to be a retinal detachment, you have a limited amount of time to have it repaired in order to prevent severe vision loss. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What causes sudden blurry vision and loss of color vision in both eyes with no pain, headache or injury in a child with an all clear detailed eye exam?
What could cause sudden blurred, grayed vision with halos around lights in one eye that seemed to resolve in 24 hours?
Migraines: You may have migraines.Talk to your doctor for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
I have vision loss in the left eye, severe migraines, stiffness in the neck, and staring spells. Why could this be? I do not have a tumor or aneurysm.
Loss of vision: What is your age? Is the vision loss constant or intermittent? Read the book, hypothyroidism, by broda barnes, from amazon.Com. He says 95% of migraines are caused by this. I had migraines for 30 years everyday, but not one since was started on Armour Thyroid 5 years ago. Try iodoral, an iodine pill that stimulates the thyroid. It is not a rx product. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have less color in right eye, decreased night vision, palinopsia, and other vision changes. What are possible causes?
Likely you: A retinal and/or optic nerve problem. Schedule an appointment with an ophthalmologist soon. ...Read more
What would cause seeing prisms in eyesight with no headache? It's blocking part of my vision. Is it worrisome?
Please see a doctor.: Your symptoms can be from what we call floaters in the fluid behind the lens or it can also be from a detached retina, which is a serious condition needing immediate attention. Please see an ophthalmologist or go to E.R. or urgent care for evaluation right away. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Change in BP: When you stand up, especially quickly, it takes a few seconds for your blood pressure to adjust. It drops, the blood supply to your brain drops, and your vision may blur or dim briefly. If you stand up more slowly, you can usually avoid this. The medical term is "orthostatic hypotension.". ...Read more
Sudden change in eye vision. .. feels like vision is centered and that the further the sides is less seen. What possible causes to what just happened?
I have sudden floater in my right eye only, blurred sight extreme migraine eye pain white streaks when moving eye. What can cause this?
Cataracts: Generally don't cause rapid changes in vision unless there is something precipitating rapid development of cataracts like corticosteroid use. Consider the possibility of diabetes where uncontrolled sugar levels can affect vision changes rapidly. See pcp &/or ophthalmologist for thorough exam & tests. When cataracts reach point of significantly reduced vision, usual option is surgery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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Many things: Check to see if it is the left half of the field of both eyes - in which case it could be migraine. Otherwise it could be a problem on the left such as retinal detachment, optic neuropathy, diabetes, cataract, glaucoma. If persistent you should be your ophthalmologist for evaluation. ...Read more
Many things: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
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