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... I was diagnosed with glaucoma 5 years ago. ... (0 replies)
... Both of the doctors contradict each other. You would think the glaucoma specialist would be more accurate. However, she is the one who said the surgery was no big deal therefore she could do both eyes at once. ... (28 replies)
... pheral vision and goes away. That takes about 20 minutes. Haven't had thoes for a long time. Now if I turn my head fast to the right or left I get this flash of light like a bolt of lightning or something but white in my left eye and on the outside peripheral vision. I seeem to have more floaters since this started. ... (4 replies)

... zag lines and flashes of light, and when it was over, I could not see in my bottom field of vision. ... (7 replies)
... I have those flashes also. I had surgery for narrow angle glaucoma and then had a vitrous detachment. However, I get the flashes in the eye also. I had an angiogram of the head because the first symptom I had was loss of vision in one eye for a few minutes. ... (5 replies)
... Thank you for your post. I get so upset I usually skip right by this topic. I had a vitrous detachment the morning after I had surgery for narrow angle glaucoma prevention. I was told the surgery was no big deal, wouldn't affect anything and the glaucoma surgeon had already done 10 surgeries that morning. ... (6 replies)
... Yes, people with high myopia often are prone to see slight haziness or weird light casts in our vision. ... (18 replies)
... this is where the vitreous starts to shrink and whilst this is happening it can be tugging on the retina which could possibly be causing these flashes of light that I mentioned above. It has been a year now since these flashes started and if it were to be a retinal detachment it would have happened by now. ... (8 replies)
... Please, go and check your eyes,..the flashes of light, could be serious...we also talked a little about that as well....................... ... (12 replies)
... from lenscrafters. So i got these new lenses...still no change in that right eye. then i went to two Opthamoligest's in Long Beach too. They checked my eyes for Glaucoma and soem other things. And both said your eye's are very healthy and they couldnt find anything wrong with my right eye or anything wrong with my eye's. ... (2 replies)
... from lenscrafters. So i got these new lenses...still no change in that right eye. then i went to two Opthamoligest's in Long Beach too. They checked my eyes for Glaucoma and soem other things. And both said your eye's are very healthy and they couldnt find anything wrong with my right eye or anything wrong with my eye's. ... (0 replies)
... My far away vision is still very good but he gave me a prescrip. for reading glasses. It's a very light prescrip. but it should help. ... (8 replies)
Floaters?
Jun 21, 2005
... Hi Nancy, the cobwebs are a common occurance. As we age the vitreous tends to shrink, causing the cobweb effect. Retinal detachment can occur as a person ages, but usually occurs in people who are very near-sighted, have diabetes, or some other form of retinopathy. A detachment can occur from contact sports (i.e. boxing), or a severe blow to the head. The symptoms of... (2 replies)
... am a 40 year old, healthy female. About 3 years ago during a routine eye exam, it was noted that the pressures in my eyes were high - 25 & 23. I have a strong family history of glaucoma (mother and sister), but my optometrist decided to just follow me for a while because there was no damage to the optic nerve and the test for peripheral vision was quite good. Anyway, I... (1 replies)
... Thanks for the information he his having his field test next tuesday then he sees the consultant next thursday. He has no headaches or blurred vision and the optician could not see any deterioration in his sight so i wil let you know the outcome of these appointments. By the way i am posting from England i dont know wether things are the same here (21 replies)
... Is he a glaucoma suspect? ... (21 replies)
Floaters(help)
Jun 21, 2001
... eye doctor about 2 weeks ago, i mentioned to the nurse who put the drops in about the floaters, she asked which eye, and i said both, and she asked was i seeing flashes of light, and i said no. ... (16 replies)




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