... en a retina specialist and an opthamologist. Nothing could be found. Everything was looking fine according to both doctors. I must say I'm also having some night vision problems that just began. I notice at night I see this "black wind" or "black swirls". That's the best way I can describe it. ... (3 replies)
... I have had mine looked at, for the same problem, I get migraine aura, starts with a flashing dot that gets bigger and then have closing curtains of darkness for 20 mins then goes away, had it for 15 yrs now about once a month, also I have one weak eye and my good eye has large floaters that sit in front of my vision, I had mri all ok , I do know that it is frightening, thing... (3 replies)
... Over the past few weeks to months I've been experiencing these half circle transparent shadows in my vision when looking up. ... (3 replies)
... d on with my life. Fast forward a few yrs later, I give birth to my son and after 1 month of giving birth to him I have this scary visual disturbance in which my vision is blocked with these weird streaks of light and color. I was diagnosed with ocular migraines or Migraine aura. ... (3 replies)
... So I had my usual yearly eye exam and there wasn't much change in the Rx. But my right eye is blurry 2 months later, left eye is fine. I returned to get the Rx rechecked and the Dr decided to make a slight adjustment to the one lens.
That seemed better for a couple of days, but the right eye is blurry again. Its not all that bad unless I close the left eye and then it's... (0 replies)
... Can you get an appointment with an optometrist at the very least? The one I go to does what's called Optimap. It's a scan of the retina.
You can call your optometrist or check listings to see who does it.
At least you can have the basic testing done...and if you need to see a specialist, he/she can refer you as well. If it's an emergency, then hopefully you'll have... (3 replies)
... Thanks for your response. It is new. I am seeing a pcp in January but can't see an eyes specialist without a referral. So I suppose I will have to wait unless it is an emergency. (3 replies)
... Have you seen an eye specialist regarding your eye issues with migraines?
Regardless, if this is a new issue for you, it's best to have it checked out immediately.
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... Thankyou Marji
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... or 8 years now. The spot on my eye where the bleed happened left a scar and this is what causes my distortion. Also for the past 2 years I sometimes get double vision only when watching TV and this is my biggest problem now. I had a prism put in my left eyeglass lens and this helps a little bit. ... (11 replies)
... Hi Marji,
I am meghana, I came across this thread. I am extremely near sighted(-13d).
I have dry myopic macular degeneration. My symptoms started 03/13 and getting worse every month. I have lot of distortion. I am 38 years old.
Few questions, if you can answer. What kind do you have? Dry or wet.
do you know if dry will stay stable or will continue get worse with the... (11 replies)
... I would definetly get another opinion. I recently was having problems with my left eye and after seeing a retina specialist, he told me I had a detached retina but it healed itself. He said it's rare to have it heal on it's own so I thank God for that. But I do remember seeing large black spots right after taking out my contacts and going to sleep. Thought it was just my... (3 replies)
... My 20 year old daughter recently had an episode of total vision loss. ... (0 replies)
... ck, and listed the precursors to those hormones I am taking so the body can make more. Haven't retested yet. My adrenal fatigue is much better after 6 mos with vision no change. ... (78 replies)
... days in my vision became blurry and hazy. Thought it was my contacts. Turns out it wasn't. I finished the pred pack 2 days ago and vision is still same. I also noticed my blood pressure seemed to be curiously risen during this time period. I've been on a low dose of BP med for yrs. ... (0 replies)
... Hi Aerowalla
Have you completed the saliva test? If so what were your results and what are you doing to as a result of these tests? Have you seen any improvements as a result? (78 replies)
... Hi, Loneman,
Saliva test to check neurotransmitters.
Besides the hormones mentioned most tests also check serotonin, dopamine, adrenaline etc.
Maximo and I believe this is in the brain (covering either eye proves that) and these hormones are part of energy regulation in the brain and a helluva lot of other neurological processes. Only thing is, millions of Americans... (78 replies)
... No inflammation of optic nerve, blurry vision got better in approx 5 days. ... (0 replies)
... o images together for certain defined types of contrasted patterns because under every other circumstance it does not happen. I have great hand eye coordination, vision etc etc... I am not sure if that happens in the Occipital lobe or elsewhere but wouldn't anything untoward show up on MRI or EEGs? ... (78 replies)
... well, hello all!!
my name is patrick and i have basically, every single symptom spoken on here.
a brief history of myself starting when i had a nervous breakdown about 4 years ago..
i had a nervous breakdown(most likely drug related ) approx 4 years ago..stemming from that breakdown i was placed in thus far, a constant , state of deporsonalization.(hell) lol....
since... (78 replies)