... hi there this is prudent, I read what u wrote I experienced the same thing, this is the 3rd time now its happened, I was quite scared I thought I was going blind, strange feeling like a numb feeling in my left eye, rippling lines and blank spots seeing half a road sign, lasting 5 mins, went to the eye specialist not optometrist the other, tested eyes dialated, no eye disease,... (5 replies)
... I have similar symptoms. Luckily the first time this happened was in the doctor's office and she diagnosed it as occular migraine. I get a heat sensation around the eyes but no pain. I feel like I am looking through a waterfall and lose my forward line of sight for 5 - 15 minutes. Know someone else who has this and she has pain as with a migraine. (5 replies)
... what are the causes of wavy lines in eyesight (5 replies)
... I am concerned about the bending of straight lines in a convex nature at or around this blurry blob but I am really hoping it is a lens disorder rather then a macular problem. ... (5 replies)
... But if diabetes and high blood pressure have been ruled out in your case, it's puzzling that you are seeing way lines on the grid test. I wouldn't let it go... I would continue to see other doctors until you find the reason for your problems. ... (5 replies)
... When wavy lines result from MD, it's because of blood leakage behind the retina. This is the wet variety of MD. The fluorescein angiogram you had would detect this. ... (5 replies)
... But lately a new symptom has appeared that has made me quite nervous. Straight lines and text are now slightly wavy. I printed out an amsler grid and looked at it and the lines are slightly wavy, not much but a little. ... (5 replies)
... ving me fits. I can start reading something on the computer and at the left of the sentence it is OK, about mid way the sentence begins to separate, forming two lines that start in a "V" shape from the left. ... (26 replies)
... I see a couple of thin dark lines shimmering. ... (14 replies)
... (699 replies)
... artling when you first notice them. But, as Jodie said, at least they don't seem to progress very much. Before surgery, my epiretinal membranes caused straight lines to look wavy with parts missing and objects to change size as I looked at them. ... (699 replies)
... So long as your eyesight is stable, progressives glasses are by far the best choice, if prescribed correctly. ... (2 replies)
... (5 replies)
... All the time or just for about 20-40 minutes? If it is just for a while look up aura without headache online and see if that is what you are seeing. (5 replies)
... Do a search for epiretinal membrane/macular pucker. That's what I was diagnosed with several years ago. Sometimes, if it really interfers with your vision it requires surgery called a vitrectomy to correct the problem, which is an outpatient procedure which is what I had. If the membrane is very thick like mine was, the procedure may have to be repeated to peel off remaining... (5 replies)
... and is most often a congenital condition detected in childhood. If you have never had your eyesight tested, it could have been missed in your case. ... (2 replies)
... oh yea....
That heartbeat stuff.
I had a dopler done on my carotid artery and cranial arteries and they came back normal.
My son sees his heartbeat in his eyes also and I have a friend who sees the same.
In my humble opinion some people are more sensitive/aware of their vision. That heartbeat is like floaters, I don't pay attention to it, it's not there.
Maybe I... (24 replies)
... The occasional time I have migraines I know they're going to happen because I get auras in the form of zigzag lines that usually start from the edge of my eyesight and work inward until the headache starts. ... (24 replies)
... I started getting these things in my eyesight almost daily last summer. ... (2 replies)
... So far, my condition hasn't spread from the macula, although I'm getting distorted lines outside that area on the amsler grid. ... (11 replies)