Should I be worried right now?

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Vbar2205
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Should I be worried right now?

Post by Vbar2205 » Sat Jul 21, 2018 2:56 pm

I have been dealing with 9 months of a flare-its not very painful, not like my short bouts in the beginning of having bi-annual flare ups. I just can’t seem to see very well for 9 months. Everything is foggy. The last few weeks I have been dealing with ptosis on and off, better and worst. Today, I stood up, my affected eye vision went completely black. Thinking it was just a dizzy spell perhaps because I am thirsty or what not. So, I drink lotsa water, now every time I stand up, my left eye blacks out for about 5 seconds, my good eye is fine. It is not like a curtain that some may describe, more like coming from a dark room to a light room....adjustment to light. It has happened several times today after bending over, standing up, entering a new room....please help.

Samuraiilife
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Re: Should I be worried right now?

Post by Samuraiilife » Fri Jan 04, 2019 4:42 pm

You should get in to see an Ophthalmologist right away if you get any type of vision loss or changes that are sudden like that. Don’t ever take a chance !

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