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... link in a bright environment, but now I get the flashes when I enter a room with different lighting. I am thinking that my iris or lens sustained damage or has a floater on it creating this photopsia, any thoughts? ... (5 replies)
... Hi, I am new to this board. I am at my wit's end about not being diagnosed. I have what many people have on these boards with flashing lights in the corner of their eyes. ... (0 replies)
... thanks, misery loves co. yes i did see an eye dr., but should I see a retinal specialist ??? (4 replies)

... If that is infact what is causing it....it can take a while to settle down. I had a flashing floater back in february, when it didn't go away within probably an hour I got myself in. ... (4 replies)
... year old women. Every once in awhile. I get floaters in my eyes. They are like jagged edged circle a light., flashing about befor both eyes. They cause me much anxiety. Eye doctor said they are nothing to worry about. ... (3 replies)
... I know it's not a floater ... i have tons of those ... ... (13 replies)
... If it were a large, permanent floater you'd think the doc would have spotted it. Can you see through it, or is it a blind spot? ... (13 replies)
... Well your welcome Bennie... I can't tell you how I freaked out over my eyes in the past (I'm getting used to everything now!) so don't feel bad about getitng all nervous, it IS scarey when all weird things start happening and you can't find anyone to relate! When I had a purple floater the doctor had no idea what it was, then I came on these boards (2002) and found several... (14 replies)
... My floater in left eye was the worst. It was black and seem to stay in the some spot now it is a real light gray and moves back to corner of my eye. ... (14 replies)
... To Sunlover. I got my first floater Feb 2000 in left eye. A year later I got floater in right eye. Soon after that I got vitreous detachment in both eyes. ... (14 replies)
... ll stay in my eye up to 7 seconds, I'll get things that look like a ceiling fan spinning in my peripheral vision, I have a "blank" spot, I have a HUGE stationery floater covering half my vision in my right eye that appears BLACK outside... ... (14 replies)
... Hiya :wave: Ok so floaters are an appropriate name for these small dark shapes that appear before your eyes, because float through your field of vision is precisely what they do. They are clumps of protein. These spots may look like dots, squiggles, strands or any of a hundred other shapes. Though annoying, floaters are harmless, Most floaters are the result of bits of... (6 replies)
... The Dr. said that a viterious floater had apparently got up against the retina, and was causing that flashing light. It was so eerie, and really scary, Torre. It would do that at regular intervals. I could set my watch to it! ... (5 replies)
... but there was no need to take any action at the moment. He did say that if I should see flashing lights I need to get back there asap. ... (3 replies)
... I would just make the observation that, a one-week trial for someone who is already accustomed to gas permeable contacts, seems inadequate and unlikely to show anything other than whether or not you can adapt to them. I also have a loss of central vision in one eye and tried daily, 15-day and monthly soft contacts in that eye over a period of three or four months. They were... (3 replies)
Eye floaters?
Feb 22, 2009
... d great. Ten days later, the gel pulled away again and I got that huge floater. I would have to say that this recent incident was much scarier then the initial flashing of lights that I saw. I sure hope this is the end of it!! ... (17 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)
... Many people are not aware that they have developed PVD but some notice symptoms such as floaters or flashing lights. Floaters can take many forms from little dots, circles, lines, to clouds or cobwebs. ... (6 replies)
... Then when I move from a lighted space to a dark space and move my eyes as you said I see a flashing all the way to the right. ... (24 replies)
Seeing something
Jul 19, 2007
... does anyone know whether a retinal tear would also feature an increase in floaters and flashing lights etc? ... (6 replies)




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