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... For me.. this has been going on for about 6 months or so I think. Sometimes I get a blue flash of light in the eye too. Lasts just a few seconds. ... (5 replies)
... first I thought I was imagining it as I had been worrying about other health problems and I wondered whether I was being paranoid. I still am slightly sceptical of this because if I can stop thinking about it I don't tend to see it.. ... (1 replies)
... I received a blow to my right eye about 2 weeks ago and since that i have been getting the odd flash of light in the corner of my right eye,maybe three times a day .I also see the vision gets slightly blurred when i look in a particular direction but when i look straight ahead its ok . ... (2 replies)

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... I just experienced a very strange symptom which I am not sure if I have ever experienced before. I was in a dimly lit room and using my laptop, and all of a sudden a tiny ball of light appeared in the top corner of my left eye. It sort of sparkled or resembled a ball of electricity. ... (3 replies)
... Further to what Brian said, a retinal detachment would result in loss of vision in that area of the retiina. I would think, also, that it would involve more than one flash. ... (3 replies)
... It is doubtful that this is of any importance unless it is repeated. There are all sorts of reasons for this sort of incident, particularly if you have no other symptoms such as headache or chest pains or tingling of fingers. ... (3 replies)
... I have the same problem. Sounds like you might've stretched the vitreous in your eyes during your heavy working? ... (4 replies)
Lightning bolts.
Nov 7, 2009
... in the eye. ... (1 replies)
... A retinal tear or detachment can cause flashes. More likely though, it's post vitreous detachment, a normal process of aging where the jelly in the eye pulls away from the interior walls. The tugging stimulates the nerves and that is seen as light flashes. ... (1 replies)
... in glasses. I was recently seen by an optho for cloudy vision in my right eye. She diagnosed me with "dry eye" and told me to lay off of my lenses and keep my eyes lubricated. ... (6 replies)
... if it's almost gone you are really lucky! I have it real bad it came at the beginning of April. ... (12 replies)
... I see a flash of "stars" or light in the upper rt. part of my left eye. I checked up on "detached retina" on Google, but I don't think that's the problem, fortunately. Has anyone else had this to happen? ... (12 replies)
... I see a ball of light in my peripheral vision that goes from the bottom of my eye and drifts to the top of my eye. It floats upwards and is not a flash of light or a floater. ... (6 replies)
... This began back in November 2010. ... (14 replies)
Eye floaters?
Feb 21, 2009
... I have these too. In December, I woke up in the middle of the night with a flash of light in my left eye. The flashing continued off and on for three more days until I could get an appointment with an opthomologist. ... (17 replies)
Eye flashes
Sep 17, 2007
... s told that the cause was the membrane of my eye trying to detach itself, that it could take months for it to stop, and it has calmed down a lot but I still have the odd flash, more noticeable when in a dark room, has anyone else suffered from this and if so, did it last a year, or should I go back for a second opinion? ... (3 replies)
Flash of light!!
Sep 6, 2006
... makes your later diabetes harder to control, according to the classes I attended. Most hospitals have classes, or your health dept. My doctors didn't suggest any further testing either, so, diabetes sneaks up on you. ... (4 replies)
Flash of light!!
Sep 6, 2006
... I hope I don't sound ignorant, but how does diabetes affect the eye and flashes/floaters? I did have lasik November 2005 and gestational diabetes in 2004 (delivered a healthy baby in Nov 04). No diabetes in my family and gestational diabetes was brought on by pregnancy and advanced maternal age (almost 43 when I delivered). Blood sugar went back to normal after pergnancy.... (4 replies)
Flash of light!!
Sep 5, 2006
... I was just about to post asking this same question. I am 44 and last week got a new floater and starting seeing flashes in my left eye. I immediately went to my Opthalmo because my mom had a detached retina about 10 years ago and needed buckles on both eyes. ... (4 replies)


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