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When I close my eyes in the dark, i've noticed that I don't see absolute blackness. I see flickers of light and "noise". What is that? Is it normal?

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Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Normal

Our environments are not totally dark.
There is also a thought that what you see may be small floaters.

In brief: Normal

Our environments are not totally dark.
There is also a thought that what you see may be small floaters.
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Dr. Susan Uhrich
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Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology

In brief: It is normal

Your retina is active, even in the dark.

In brief: It is normal

Your retina is active, even in the dark.
Dr. Tim Conrad
Dr. Tim Conrad
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