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Seeing starbursts
Dec 15, 2008
... For the past month or so I've been noticing a starburst effect around car headlight, streetlights, etc only at night and possilby a faint halo as well. I went to my othamologist and he said my eyes are perfect. I'm 21 years old and I'm just wondering what can cause this. ... (3 replies)
Seeing Starbursts
Dec 22, 2003
... I have halos and starbursts exactly as seen in those pictures. I've also tried the pinhole test, and my vision looks normal around lights when I do this. ... (13 replies)
Seeing Starbursts
Dec 20, 2003
... he "blur" of the mat and I need to use both eyes. But I have to say I really am surprised they have those out. Thanks for the advise on pinhole glasses. After seeing those, I think I'm going to buy some black truck liner instead of the 'dusty blue' shelving I'm using now. ... (13 replies)

Seeing Starbursts
Dec 20, 2003
... ge each time I blink. They get shorter as I get closer to the light, longer as I get further away. But in each eye, all the lights have the same kind of streaks at each moment I see them, going the same direction. If they change directions, they all change directions in that eye. ... (13 replies)
Seeing Starbursts
Dec 20, 2003
... eye. Until that happened, I had NEVER heard of double vision in one eye since it seemed obvious to me you would need two eyes for this to happen. Then I began seeing star bursts in that eye. Now it's happened to my left eye, also. It began this summer... ... (13 replies)
... it's hard to drive at night.. u saw 5 docs who weren't able to diagnose this problem.. it's really weird. I probably have no hope of curing this. Are u planning on seeing more docs? ... (16 replies)
IS this normal??
Nov 2, 2005
... having extensive anxiety over this problem. I've been to the opthalmologist and optometrist and have gotten new prescriptions and the problem still persists. I'm seeing halos and starbursts at night. Depending on distance and how far I am from the source, depends on how big the effect is. ... (2 replies)
... in is technically called Palinopsia. We all have it to a small extent when you look at a bright object and it burns onto your eyes for a few seconds. ... (6 replies)
... with glasses, cataract surgery will not be an improvement, and may result in poorer vision. As for seeing up close, why don't you have bifocals? ... (6 replies)
Crystalens post-op
May 23, 2008
... thing.. But Welcome to the world of Crystalens! I am having the same problems you are having and they are progressing to where it makes it very difficult to see at night to drive . One thing I wanted to know about yours. Do you during the day when your out.. ... (17 replies)
Crystalens post-op
Apr 19, 2008
... We discussed doing limbal relaxation incisions at the time of surgery but I decided to wait and see how I was adjusting to the lens otherwise. Not sure if this was the right or wrong decision but we'll see... ... (17 replies)
... the oncoming headlight starbursts are so big that they cover their 3 lanes plus the two left lanes of my side, so at night if i am not in the far right lane, then i can't see the road or median. ... (1 replies)
... It seems that getting a new intraocular lens is like seeing the world through the eyes of a newborn. ... (13 replies)
... sighted vision, and at that, just the right eye had usable vision. So after all the surgeries on the retina, the cataract popped up just about overnight. I was seeing haze, and starbursts and just impossible to work, or drive at night. ... (323 replies)
... I sought out an Opthalmologist, and he told me right off, I had the start of cataracts. Sheesh. The other doc didn't want to lose the business. If you are now seeing an opthalmologist, then I am at a loss what to tell you. Good luck. ... (11 replies)
... I would like to get in touch with anyone that suffers from halo vision, seeing massive rings or light scatter at night around streetlights and headlights. I have been to two eye specialists, and they can not give me a cause for the problem, or offer any suggestions or treatment. ... (11 replies)
... sees through his slit lamp. I asked him if the scarring might be causing the ghost vision, and said it was possible. I would have felt better if he could just at least tell me what is causing these problems, but I couldn't get this much. ... (188 replies)
... biotic drop at all. My eyes are really really super dry and they are really itchy and still full of schmutz. ... (244 replies)


Associated Tags: palinopsia, phosphene, tinnitus, tracers, visual snow

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