Is it possible to never get used to a blind spot?

Yes. Blind spots or scotomas can be positive or negative. Positive scotomas are either dark, light or scintillating and are difficult to ignor. Negative scotomas are areas where the patient does not see anything and are relatively easy to ignor.

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Is it possible to never get used to your blind spot from floaters?

Yes. Most people do adapt to floaters that are blocking the vision, often with the brain "filtering out" the floater so that it is only bothersome in certain situations. Unfortunately, the only sure treatment would be surgical removal of the vitreous gel that fills the back of the eye (and this is generally not recommended unless floaters are persistantly and extremely unusually troublesome). Read more...

How come I get a blind spot before a migraine?

Ocular Migraine . Temporary blind spots and formed flashes-scintillating schotomas are part of the ocular migraine or ophthalmic (also called ocular) migraine. Patients have spasms of the arteries at supply the eye and get these symptoms. Temporary loss of blood flow causes temporary sight loss. If it persists or interferes with daily activities then go to your primary care doctor for an exam and treatment. Read more...

If you have a stroke do you suddenly get a blind spot?

Not necessarily. Not necessarily. A stroke involves a loss of blood supply to an area of the brain. The specific type of defect depends on which area of the brain is affected, symptoms can range from visual defects, loss or speech difficulty, difficulty walking or using extremities and so on. The size (and to some extent the symptoms) depends to to a degree on the size or caliber of the artery involved. Read more...
Depends. It depends on where the stroke occurs. If it occurs in your eye, then yes, but it also depend on where in they eye. If its the brain, then it depends on where in the brain. Read more...

What is happening when I randomly get a 'blind spot' under stress?

Vasc? migraine? MS? Sudden vision loss, "blind spot" needs to checked out. 1 eye or both? What part of vision? Other symptoms? Numbness, clumsyness, continence issues, etc? Could be spasm of vessels leading to a segment of brain (visual cortex) or to eye itself. Could be manifestation of neurological problems, e.g. Demyelinating disorders, including multiple sclerosis. See md. Read more...

Is there a way to get rid of your blind spot?

No and why. A blind spot is present in each eye which is the site of exit of the optic nerve from the eye into the brain. The visual system compensates for this so you are not aware of it and it can only be detected by testing. If you truly got rid of it you would damage your sight in that eye. Read more...

How do I get rid of this blind spot from laser?

Depends. Did you get a blind spot from laser treatment -- if so discuss with your ophthalmologist who did the treatment. If you were exposed to a laser beam by accident, you might have some permanent change in your retina. You should see a retinal specialist to determine the depth of damage and what you can expect. Read more...

Is it possible to get rid of your blind spot from laser?

Blind spot. No. The physiologic blind spot is an ignored area in your peripheral vision that represents where the optic nerve inserts into the eye. The connection itself has no photoreceptors and therefore casts a small circular "blind spot" in the outer peripheral visual area or field. It is not a treatable condition. Read more...

How come I get a blind spot in my right eye?

Not sure. But a blind spot is not normal if noted under normal conditions. See an ophthalmologist soon- the list of causes too long. Read more...

Why did I get a blind spot in my right eye from bp?

See md. Let an ophthalmologist figure it out, there are many reasons including hemorrhage. Read more...