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Why Is My Vision In My Eye Suddenly Changing
64 y.O. Female. With transient 3-5 minutes) vision change: vibrating, black zigzag lines, glowing around periphery of both eyes. Not blurred x 3?
Most likely migraine: Visual events described as wavy, zigzag, saw toothed, jagged, scintillating, often are a result of a migrainal event that has stimulated the visual path in the brain. They may or may not be associated with headache, nausea, vomiting or other associated symptoms. To be sure see your eye md for an exam to make sure it isn't a retinal issue. ...Read more
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Is it normal for my eye colour to change from brown to blue literally overnight? Never had eye problems and my vision is fine, 32yo male
No: It's not normal for eye color to change "over night". Eye injury (Iris trauma), retained intraocular foreign body (metallic), Fuch's heterochromic iridocyclitis (inflammatory condition of eye with one light colored Iris), medication (Prostaglandin analogues for glaucoma cause darkening of Iris), viral (simplex, zoster) are some of the causes, but should be supported by history & examination. ...Read more
What causes the iris color (brown) on the left side to look as if its spreading into the whites of my eyes? I have no vision changes? Should I be concern
Eye pigment: Can you post a photo? It would be most helpful? Most likely not a concern. Some folks get some pigment deposit on the white of the eye. Rarely is this a concern, but as with issues like this, seeing it for the provider is very important to help make a correct diagnosis and inform you correctly. ...Read more
Not really: The patch of course blocks the vision in the eye covered but does not change the condition of the underlying eye. Patching is used in infants and children to force an increase in vision in the open eye to prevent a condition called amblyopia. But such an effect is not seen in adults. ...Read more
Not usually: Internally ingested meds usually affect both eyes. Topically if only one eye is treated, obviously yes. ...Read more
ALL OF THEM CAN: And will do it over time.Get a more detailed answer ›
I'm worried about my eyes, my right eye seems bigger that the other one, and I noticed it like 3 weeks ago. But my vision is fine no changes.
Exophthalmos?: Hi. Unilateral exophthalmos (eye sticking out) and/or proptosis (eyelid retracted) can be a manifestation of a thyroid disease called Graves' disease, or other tumors or infiltrative conditions behind the eyeball. Please see an ophthalmologist (MD who diagnoses and treats eye diseases...different than an optometrist, who prescribes glasses). ...Read more
Flashes at corners of eye for the last two three days, once or twice a day. Pain at the back of the head. No blurry or change in vision. Diagnosis?
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?
No: Eyes do the best to work well in all the conditions presented. Peering through a scope for continuous periods might be fatiguing but not harmful. ...Read more
Is it possible to have a prosthetic eye changed and replaced with a real eye that will have vision.
Is change in vision a symptom if severe dry eye? I notice for months my eye sight has not been the same some days they are very clear. .
Dry eyes: Can cause blurry vision. Often, the patient will also notice some other symptoms as well. These include burning, foreign body sensation, redness, excess tearing, etc. It's easy to try a course of artificial tears several times a day for a couple of weeks to see if your symptoms improve. If not, then you should see an ophthalmologist to evaluate this further. ...Read more
What are the signs or symptoms of a detached cornea? Does it always affect vision or pain? Any change to the way the eye looks? 1 of my eyes looks odd
?: You cannot have a detached cornea. If you have had, what is called, a lamellar corneal transplant, you could have a detachment of the tissue inside the eye. If you have not had prior corneal surgery, then what you suggest is not possible. See an ophthalmologist for an exam if your eye "looks odd". ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer