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I have seen light flashes and spots when looking at light. Ideas?
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Dr. Edward Smith
Neurology
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In brief: Eye problem
Most likely this is due a problem primarily affecting the eye.
Optic neuritis, which is inflammation of the optic nerve, may result in similar symptoms. Best advice: see ophthalmologist.

In brief: Eye problem
Most likely this is due a problem primarily affecting the eye.
Optic neuritis, which is inflammation of the optic nerve, may result in similar symptoms. Best advice: see ophthalmologist.
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