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... I'm 42 and I have had floaters on both my eyes ever since I have memory. ... (2 replies)
... me, as I remember asking my parents about them as a little kid. Recently, I just started really paying attention to them and now I cannot stop squinting, looking at lights and staring at them. I'm not sure if they have gotten worse or I have just started to fixate on them. I'm pretty nearsighted as well. ... (2 replies)
... detached. my retina's are fine though at the moment im going for another check soon. the quack said dont worry. i think the flashing lights are the vitreous tugging on the retina... ... (15 replies)

Floaters
Oct 20, 2004
... I am 19 years old and just about 6 months ago I developed floaters in both eyes. My vision has always been great and have never had any eye problems. ... (4 replies)
... She complained of what we thought were floaters but upon more detailed description my husband said it didn't sound right. ... (16 replies)
... Probably just some random floaters, but due to the fact that she has them at such a young age, it's just a good idea to have someone check them out, preferably an opthalmologist, and sooner rather than later (i.e. today or tomorrow). Especially if she is extremely myopic, or has hit her head recently. Take note of how her symptoms change, and whether she sees anything like a... (11 replies)
... I've also had laser on my right eye several times, this does not hurt at all but unfortunately did not work for me. ... (3 replies)
... long, but like I said, I have never worn them before. Since I am only 27, I am nervous that there is an underlying problem here or that my vision may be effected at a young age. ... (0 replies)
... I have had chronically dry eyes. Also, blepheritis and chalazions... chalazions are small boils like styes at the root of an eyelash. My eye hygeine is very good. ... (6 replies)
... or autoimmune disease running in my family. It's almost never diagnosed. The only way it was diagnosed in my family was after a younger family member lost sight at a young age. This family member was in their early 30s and still has good sight in 1 eye and not the other. It's very, very scarey to think about. ... (42 replies)
... one is certainly not too young for migraines. Over the years on vision boards, I've come across countless people who have the same symptoms. ... (1 replies)
... I'd have to agree with KeelaC, that at 19 it is unlikely your retina is detaching. Of course it's possible. ... (17 replies)
... Thanks for your informative response. I developed many floaters simulataneously in both eyes around age 28, but noone has ever indicated PVDs in my case. ... (3 replies)
... ive just been diagnosed with postierer vitreous detachment after complaing to my eye doctor of bad floaters for about 8 months and the occasional flashing of lights or stars in periphery of vision. ... (1 replies)
... drops. I just don't want to go blind. I should go back to the eye doctor soon find out, but hopefully during this year nothing will happen to my vision. I am too young to worry about this kind of stuff. Thanks for your help. ... (4 replies)
Vitrectomy
Nov 20, 2006
... Mind you this was all back in 1986, so things may have change since then. But at the time yes, a gas buble was placed in the eye to hold the retina in place, and I had to be face down until the bubble disappeared. HaHA! ... (9 replies)
Vitrectomy
Nov 20, 2006
... web thin floaters in my worst eye since coming home, but a couple of hours later maybe they're getting better. ... (9 replies)
... vitrectomy, as well as hemorrhage, increased intraocluar pressure, cataract, loss of sight, etc., etc. etc. I am guessing that the vitrectomy was due to either floaters or hemorrhage in the eye, interfering with your vision. I'm sure these risks were on the consent form you signed prior to the surgery. ... (7 replies)


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