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... Anyway, I am terrified that with these floaters at a young age, my eye will be full of them as I get older. ... (2 replies)
... well yeah. the doctor diagnosed me with PVD postierier vitreous detachment said they're 50% + 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...not sure wot else it could be. are you getting this? get yer eyes checked again. even if you do have... (15 replies)
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)
... But more than that, my understanding was that detachments are always an emergency, the symptoms are usually a large increase in floaters and a shadow or curtain moving over your field of vision. I have never heard of anyone having a 'chronic detachment' without any visual symptoms. ... (3 replies)
... 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)
... Hope I've remembered correctly all that my eye specialist told me, and that in some way it has helped someone out there with eye floaters caused from a detached vitreous. Please, please get your G.P. ... (6 replies)
... utoimmune 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)
... Yes, your age is relevant. I was going to suggest vitreous detachment, but you're young for that. ... (1 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'm 42 and I have had floaters on both my eyes ever since I have memory. ... (2 replies)
... Floaters are quite a common occurance, and do not always indicate anything as serious as a detached retina. IF the amount of floaters increases suddenly, or you loose peripheral vision, or notice any blood within the eye, then you should have if looked at immediately. ... (17 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)
... Floaters are age related, but sometimes they can occur in children or young adults. ... (2 replies)
Nov 20, 2006
... Hi Eagle Lots of questions so let me just jump right in. I had the victrectomy along with my 2nd detachment in my right eye, due to necessity (way too much junk floating around in there!). 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... (9 replies)
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)
... 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)

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