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I saw some smog like stuff like my vision going hazy. Is that the vitreous?
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Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Ophthalmology - Retinal Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: See an eye doctor
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.

In brief: See an eye doctor
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.
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
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Dr. Daniel Wachtel
Ophthalmology
In brief: Very likely
Sudden appearance of hazy clouds in one's vision may be due to vitreous condensations, which are like dustballs in the gel which fills the eye.
They may be a nuisance but are not serious. However, those clouds may be due to other causes, such as a vitreous hemorrhage, so they should be checked out by an ophthalmologist to be sure.

In brief: Very likely
Sudden appearance of hazy clouds in one's vision may be due to vitreous condensations, which are like dustballs in the gel which fills the eye.
They may be a nuisance but are not serious. However, those clouds may be due to other causes, such as a vitreous hemorrhage, so they should be checked out by an ophthalmologist to be sure.
Dr. Daniel Wachtel
Dr. Daniel Wachtel
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