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How would you know if your retina detached? Can you tell yourself?
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Dr. Jack Sipperley
Ophthalmology
In brief: Usually
Retinal detachment usually causes a blind or darkened area(scotoma or visual field defect)) and may be associated with flashing lights (photopsias) and floaters.
Small retinal detachments or shallow inferior retinal detachments may be asymptomatic.

In brief: Usually
Retinal detachment usually causes a blind or darkened area(scotoma or visual field defect)) and may be associated with flashing lights (photopsias) and floaters.
Small retinal detachments or shallow inferior retinal detachments may be asymptomatic.
Dr. Jack Sipperley
Dr. Jack Sipperley
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