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Can you get temporary vision loss because of a sinus infection?

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Dr. Andrew Shatz
Ophthalmology
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In brief: No

A common sinus infection should not cause vision loss.
Certain medications can cuase temporary blurring of the vision, but not loss of vision. If there is severe pain and decreased movement of the eye associated with the vision loss, see an eye doctor immediately.

In brief: No

A common sinus infection should not cause vision loss.
Certain medications can cuase temporary blurring of the vision, but not loss of vision. If there is severe pain and decreased movement of the eye associated with the vision loss, see an eye doctor immediately.
Dr. Andrew Shatz
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Dr. Patrick Melder
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Unlikely

Highly unlikely and if it happens you seek medical attention asap!

In brief: Unlikely

Highly unlikely and if it happens you seek medical attention asap!
Dr. Patrick Melder
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