When I squint my eyes really hard looking at light, I see a small black stationary spot, along with floaters, could the spot be retinal tear?
Possible Floaters. Floaters are alway a sign of possible retinal tear or detachment and must be evaluated by an Opthalamologist immediately.
I am 21& having floaters for 2yrs, I see a black stationary spot in the corner of my left eye when I squint very very hard, could this be a retinal tear?
If new, need exam. If they are new onset, get an eye exam urgently. Floaters in the eye have several causes. The most common cause is degeneration of the vitreous fluid. The floaters gradually get worse, and persist. Sudden increase in floaters may be caused by vitreous separation (detachment) and may associated with a retinal tear or detachment, and an urgent eye exam is advisable. Read more...