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... weeks ago we had a thunderstorm with a lot of lighting. ... (6 replies)
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... I just experienced a very strange symptom which I am not sure if I have ever experienced before. I was in a dimly lit room and using my laptop, and all of a sudden a tiny ball of light appeared in the top corner of my left eye. It sort of sparkled or resembled a ball of electricity. ... (3 replies)

Flashes of light
Apr 10, 2013
... if you experience a sudden increase in floaters, flashes of light in peripheral vision, or a loss of peripheral vision you should have an eye doctor examine your eyes as soon as possible. ... (4 replies)
... I finally saw a retina specialist a week ago and the issue seems to be that I have 2 tiny holes, one in each of my retina. ... (6 replies)
Eye flashes
Sep 17, 2007
... I had an accident about a year ago, my son threw a tennis ball to me but I didnt see it coming until too late and it hit me right in my eye, this caused me to have sudden flashes of light in the corner of my eye, I went to the hospital, was examined and was told that the cause was the membrane of my eye trying to detach itself, that it could take months for it to stop, and it... (3 replies)
... I'm a 60 yr old female. Last week on 4 occasions I hap a period of sudden floaters with some flashes of light. They lasted about 10 minutes. There were so many I had a difficult time seeing. Only in right eye. ... (10 replies)
... like light out of nowhere. I thought it might be a speed camera of some new design but don't really have a clue as it was on a highway and I passed it in total darkness. ... (4 replies)
... ame boat as you, except I think floaters are perfectly fine, I see them all the time since I was a kid. But for me, as I made in an earlier post, I am seeing the flashes of light as well. I have an appt. tomorrow with the eye doctor, so I will get it checked out. ... (13 replies)
Oct 20, 2003
... like fluid that fills the inside of the eye. Although they appear to be floating in front of the eye, they are actually floating in the vitreous fluid inside the eye. ... (7 replies)
... Some undissolved gel particles occasionally will float around in the more liquid center of the vitreous. These particles can take on many shapes and sizes to become what we refer to as "floaters. ... (11 replies)
... Remember that the sudden appearance of a significant number of floaters, especially if they are accompanied by flashes of light or other vision disturbances, could indicate a detached retina or other serious problem in the eye. ... (4 replies)
See Floaters
Oct 20, 2008
... I would urge both of you to see your opthamologists as soon as you can. ... (2 replies)
... and suddenly started getting these flashes of light in my eyes. The pattern was strange like three rows in a semi circle of "Chevron" patterns! They flashed like "negative and possitive" of a film strip. ... (4 replies)
... Hello, I am new to this board and primarily came here out of a personal medical concern that I have. ... (0 replies)
... acted from thinking about them, they will "disappear", at least from your conscious mind. And don't think I don't know about floaters....mine number in the tens of hundreds, maybe thousands if I could get them to sit still long enough to count them. And they used to bother me a lot. ... (6 replies)
... I am scared partly because I used to be able to see, really, really well, and then poof! all of a sudden, I woke up, and I see blurry people, things, grass, etc...I can't see myself in the mirror to well, either! ... (12 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)
Vision floaters?
Apr 27, 2006
... what it is like to feel anxiety about your health and especially vision. Anxiety is not causing the floaters, though it may be causing you to become more aware of them. And the more you think about them, the more you will notice them. In fact, you are training your brain to see them, rather than forget about them. ... (2 replies)
Floaters: normal?
Mar 21, 2006
... Do you see any flashes of light in your peripheral vision in just regular light or the dark? ... (10 replies)

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