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Why I keep seeing flashes of light after I turn the lights off at bedtime?

Why I keep seeing flashes of light after I turn the lights off at bedtime?

Retinal detachment: This could be due to detachment of the vitrous (jelly like substance in the eye) but it could also be an early warning of detachment of the retina. You should see your ophthamologist (eye doctor) to make sure. Retinal detachment can be treated and blindness prevented if caught early enough. ...Read more

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I'm randomly seeing flashes of light when i lay in bed at night. Should i be worried?

I'm randomly seeing flashes of light when i lay in bed at night. Should i be worried?

Maybe trivial, but: What you describe could be due to retinal or vitreous detachment, and worthwhile to let your eye professional know of this. ...Read more

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Think im seeing flashes of light when its dark when im layin in bed at night and little redness in eye also irritation. Whats goin on?

Think im seeing flashes of light when its dark when im layin in bed at night and little redness in eye also irritation. Whats goin on?

See an eye MD: Your symptoms don't really sound related but they do warrant an exam, particularly with respect to the flashing lights that you're seeing. ...Read more

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What are flashes of light in the vision at night and how do you describe it or how do you see them?

Flashes: Flashes are most commonly seen with migraines and with retinal traction. If you are experiencing flashes, you should see your eye doctor in order to make sure there is no retinal hole or tear causing them. ...Read more

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I saw several black spots (floaters) in the top of my right eye, then i started seeing light flashes i first noticed at night but now during the day. ?

I saw several black spots (floaters) in the top of my right eye, then i started seeing light flashes i first noticed at night but now during the day. ?

Possible torn retina: I would see a retinal doctor if available, or a general ophthalmologist. New floater and light flashes can be caused by a torn retina and it is better treated early. ...Read more

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Why do I keep seeing flashes of light in my eye? Not an aura. Yellow orange arc

Why do I keep seeing flashes of light in my eye? Not an aura. Yellow orange arc

Could be retina tear: Sudden flashes need to be checked promptly for retinal tear or detachment. Otherwise, it's probably vitreous tugging on the retina. Migraine also possible. ...Read more

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Why am i seeing flashes of light?

Why am i seeing flashes of light?

Most likely: New flashes or floaters and/or loss of peripheral vision (like a curtain or veil obscuring part of the vision) require an urgent dilated retinal exam to rule out retinal detachment. Other causes include ocular migraine. Get checked. ...Read more

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What do you advise if I'm seeing flashes of light in my vision?

What do you advise if I'm seeing flashes of light in my vision?

Flashes in vision: See an eye doc soon! could be simply a liquification of the jelly in the eye, which is normal, or something more serious like a retinal tear or hole. ...Read more