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... I am also a high myope (-10.5 contacts) and am at high risk for retinal detachment. I would be terrified if I had your symptoms and would insist on an emergency appointment with the retina specialist. My husband (long-standing type I diabetic) had retinal detachment symptoms and they made him wait almost 2 months. He is nearly blind in that eye now from waiting so long. Go to... (6 replies)
... Hi Melissa, I had the white flashes of light in my peripheral vision many (25) years ago. Also a vision in the same area like fireworks after they explode, cascading down. Real pretty but scared the bejeezus out of me. Opthomologist told me I had "vitreous detatchment", vitreous was separating from my retina, same as you were told. My head used to hurt, too, like a... (1 replies)
... I recently went to an eye specialist about seeing white flashes of light in the corner of my left eye (which have gotten worse since my appt). He dialated my eyes and said that it is being caused by the vitreous separating from the retina of my eye. Since my appt., I have started having sinus-like headaches basically everyday. Also, I have a very noticeable, yet subtle,... (1 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)
... ried about my health too. Lately my eyes been seeing white sparks that move around. Also, when I go out in the sun I get these things that kinda look like camera flashes going inside a vortex or some ish like that. I also do have pressure in the back of my head. ... (12 replies)
... of the time, I get these flashes of light that turn into swirling light in my peripheral vision. Once my heart rate slows down they go away. Maybe within 60 seconds of finishing my run they subside. ... (12 replies)
... ething or what. I have ITP and Glaucoma. I've had Ocular Migraines where this weird C shape starts at the center of my vision and gets bigger until it goes to my peripheral vision and goes away. That takes about 20 minutes. Haven't had thoes for a long time. ... (4 replies)
Color flashes
Feb 9, 2005
... I also have floaters in both eyes. Once in a while I will see a bright white light lasting for several minutes in one or both eyes. I think it is the start of a migraine for me. At other times, my peripheral vision in one eye (maybe both, but not at the same time) will totally go out for maybe 30 minutes and then a migraine headache will usually start. (4 replies)
... they are open the "ball" only circles the outer edge of my vision. So these are all the types of "flashes" and "light" that can occur. My doctor said that blue flashes are not uncommon either. ... (15 replies)
Flashes of light
Jun 14, 2004
... so I'd say I'm very nearsighted. I just started getting this fluttering of light towards the bottom of my peripheral sight in my right eye. It happens right after I blink, usually when I am looking at something white, or am outside and the light is brighter. ... (5 replies)
Flashes of light
Jun 11, 2004
... The flashes of light are caused by the vitreous tugging on the retina. ... (5 replies)
Eye floaters
May 4, 2018
... Haha no problem at all ! I'm a bit of an over worrier so always think the worst. But I really do take your advice on board and will indeed keep a close.... eye on the situation. Thanks again for replying and wish you all the best. (8 replies)
Eye floaters
May 4, 2018
... e post before replying. I would think they would have seen an issue if they checked it. Please watch for any new symptoms though like a flurry of new floaters, flashes of light, shadows in peripheral vision. Those are what I encountered with the retina detachment. ... (8 replies)
... gs are slightly blurry. If I get into area with light, the symptoms are only worse and then my eye may hurt at random times, be it a dull pain or sharp pain. The peripheral vision is somewhat wonky, I can see things in it but I can't see any details. ... (5 replies)
PVD Question
Feb 11, 2015
... in the peripheral of the right eye, also presenting with diplopia in the affected eye. ... (0 replies)
... Have you seen a doctor about the blind spot in your peripheral vision? ... (2 replies)
... If your floater is accompanied by flashes of light or loss of peripheral vision, see an ophthalmologist ASAP. Those are signs of retinal detachment, which can cause permanent blindness. ... (1 replies)
... I noticed a shimmering effect in my peripheral vision, much like the pattern sunlight will make on a wall when it reflects of the surface of a pool. ... (16 replies)
... e through it. These circles are not large enough to cause me to bump walls, and trip around, but they are quite scary. Sometimes a circle will appear in my upper peripheral vision, and other times in the center. They last from 1 second to 5 seconds. ... (0 replies)
... Hi, I think by the time you read this post you will probably have had your appointment, I hope it went well for you and all is ok. Although I may be late with my reply I may be able to help with your question about floaters and retinal detachment. Part of the normal ageing process is a change with the vitreous fluid inside our eyes. (Sorry I'm not sure how old you are)... (13 replies)

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