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Im 16. Suddenly got floaters in both eyes. Eye doc says its fine. What could cause this, like could there be underlying causes that she couldnt see?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Probably not floater

At your age, bilateral true floaters would be extremely unusual.
More likely you are seeing entoptics also known as flying corpuscles. These are a normal viewing of the blood circulation in your eyes and should appear the same in each eye. If your vision is fine and there is no history of trauma or inherited disease, then this is the explanation. Otherwise see an ophthalmologist for 2nd opinio

In brief: Probably not floater

At your age, bilateral true floaters would be extremely unusual.
More likely you are seeing entoptics also known as flying corpuscles. These are a normal viewing of the blood circulation in your eyes and should appear the same in each eye. If your vision is fine and there is no history of trauma or inherited disease, then this is the explanation. Otherwise see an ophthalmologist for 2nd opinio
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