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Confused Hi. i've read and read. Floaters, spots, auras...nope. Within the past few weeks I've had a vision issue. From the lower right of vision to the upper left I get a flash of white. Nearly a wave. It is really bugging me. I have yet made it to an exam.

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First Helper Dallas7

replied March 21st, 2010
I have been having similar issues for over a year now. I see flashes of "white" not LIGHT in the outer edges of my visual field. I most often see this when I bend over or otherwise do something that raises my blood pressure but in the past week or so I have been getting the flashes exclusively in my right eye and all I have to do is move the eye. And instead of once in a while; I am seeing this many times per hour all day long. I have migraines and this is nothing like an ocular migraine or the "aura" seen prior to one. I am also getting yelled at to get off the computer because my right eye is always bloodshot. Not really bad just looks like eye strain. Wondering if I have increased interocular pressure in my right eye or maybe a torn detached retina although I had no physical injury to the eye.
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