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Is it bad to have eye floaters?

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Dr. Jon Fishburn
Ophthalmology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Usually innocent

Vitreous floaters commonly develop as the eye ages, a process called vitreous syneresis.
However, if floaters abruptly occur with/without light flashes, an examination is important to rule out any underlying problems with the retina. Floaters may also arise from intraocular hemorrhage orinflammation. Sometimes migraine auras are perceived as floaters, but are actually due to cerebral blood flow ch

In brief: Usually innocent

Vitreous floaters commonly develop as the eye ages, a process called vitreous syneresis.
However, if floaters abruptly occur with/without light flashes, an examination is important to rule out any underlying problems with the retina. Floaters may also arise from intraocular hemorrhage orinflammation. Sometimes migraine auras are perceived as floaters, but are actually due to cerebral blood flow ch
Dr. Jon Fishburn
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Dr. Franklyn Gergits
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Eye floaters

Greetings. Eye floaters needs an ophthalmological evaluation.
This could be a warning for a retinal detachment or tear. Good Luck.

In brief: Eye floaters

Greetings. Eye floaters needs an ophthalmological evaluation.
This could be a warning for a retinal detachment or tear. Good Luck.
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
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