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What r the symptoms early stage signs of retinal detachment and retinal tears?Eye floaters natural solution any food diet plan to get rid of it?Thnx

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Floaters, flashes

Retinal detachment releases blood elements into the visual axis -you will see many floaters - and jiggles the retinal -this stimulus creates light flashing or light streaks - and as it progresses you may see greying out or blockage of the vision.
When these occur suddenly especially after trauma, see an ophthalmologist right away. This is a mechanical event -no natural remedies exist.

In brief: Floaters, flashes

Retinal detachment releases blood elements into the visual axis -you will see many floaters - and jiggles the retinal -this stimulus creates light flashing or light streaks - and as it progresses you may see greying out or blockage of the vision.
When these occur suddenly especially after trauma, see an ophthalmologist right away. This is a mechanical event -no natural remedies exist.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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Dr. Neil Notaroberto
Ophthalmology

In brief: Flashes of light

Seen in a dark environment can indicate vitreous traction on the retina.
At worst it may indicate a retinal tear, break or detachment (rd). At best, it is a vitreous detachment that may be benign (harmless). Visualizing floaters or blurred vision in any quadrant heightens the risk of retinal pathology. Blurred or loss of vision in any quadrant may indicate an rd. See your ophthalmologist asap.

In brief: Flashes of light

Seen in a dark environment can indicate vitreous traction on the retina.
At worst it may indicate a retinal tear, break or detachment (rd). At best, it is a vitreous detachment that may be benign (harmless). Visualizing floaters or blurred vision in any quadrant heightens the risk of retinal pathology. Blurred or loss of vision in any quadrant may indicate an rd. See your ophthalmologist asap.
Dr. Neil Notaroberto
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