It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Eye & Vision Message Board

  • Opened eye to red spot in vision but gone in a blink

  • Post New Thread   Reply Reply
    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Old 10-11-2018, 11:35 PM   #1
    jena88
    Junior Member
    (female)
     
    Join Date: Apr 2018
    Location: USA
    Posts: 27
    jena88 HB User
    Opened eye to red spot in vision but gone in a blink

    I知 probably being insanely paranoid but I noticed when opening my eyes after having them closed for a bit to try to sleep, I noticed a very blood looking red in my vision, I blinked and it was just. Completely gone.
    Earlier I saw a random flash.

    Additional info is that I知 dealing with bronchitis atm and a slight sinus related headache.

     
    Reply With Quote
    Sponsors Lightbulb
       
    Old 10-12-2018, 09:46 AM   #2
    quincy
    Senior Veteran
    (female)
     
    Join Date: Apr 2003
    Location: Winnipeg, Canada
    Posts: 5,070
    quincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB User
    Re: Opened eye to red spot in vision but gone in a blink

    Could be related to a type of migraine....however, we have constant changes in the vitreous as we age, floaters being the result.

    Anything that is sporadic and immediately gone....note it, but it doesn't sound serious.

    I've had 3 vitrious detachments, and see different lights sporadically...I know what to expect, however....the floaters are very bothersome at times.
    Anything that hangs around or intensely worsens, best to get it checked out asap.

    How is your blood pressure? Many times, coughing and pressure around eyes can cause what you describe.

    Hope you feel better soon! Maybe it's time for a full complete eye exam with a retinal scan etc.

    Keep us updated how you're doing.

    q
    __________________
    It's all a matter of perspective!
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

    Last edited by quincy; 10-12-2018 at 09:49 AM.

     
    Reply With Quote
    Old 10-13-2018, 09:46 PM   #3
    jena88
    Junior Member
    (female)
     
    Join Date: Apr 2018
    Location: USA
    Posts: 27
    jena88 HB User
    Re: Opened eye to red spot in vision but gone in a blink

    Quote:
    Originally Posted by quincy View Post
    Could be related to a type of migraine....however, we have constant changes in the vitreous as we age, floaters being the result.

    Anything that is sporadic and immediately gone....note it, but it doesn't sound serious.

    I've had 3 vitrious detachments, and see different lights sporadically...I know what to expect, however....the floaters are very bothersome at times.
    Anything that hangs around or intensely worsens, best to get it checked out asap.

    How is your blood pressure? Many times, coughing and pressure around eyes can cause what you describe.

    Hope you feel better soon! Maybe it's time for a full complete eye exam with a retinal scan etc.

    Keep us updated how you're doing.

    q
    Thank you so much for responding. So far, I致e yet to get a complete migraine. Maybe a sinus related pressure in my head. But I am coughing severely due to a horrible case of bronchitis. Since then, I didn稚 see it much but tonight ahain, I saw red in my vision for a split moment. I知 really unsure what to think of it. If it continues after I知 no longer sick, maybe I値l get it checked.

     
    Reply With Quote
    Old 10-14-2018, 03:17 AM   #4
    quincy
    Senior Veteran
    (female)
     
    Join Date: Apr 2003
    Location: Winnipeg, Canada
    Posts: 5,070
    quincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB Userquincy HB User
    Re: Opened eye to red spot in vision but gone in a blink

    Definitely get checked. Are you using otc meds for your bronchitis?

    q

     
    Reply With Quote
    Reply Reply




    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Search this Thread:

    Advanced Search

    Posting Rules
    You may not post new threads
    You may not post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is Off
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are Off
    Pingbacks are Off
    Refbacks are Off




    Sign Up Today!

    Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

    I want my free account

    All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:38 AM.





    ゥ 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
    Do not copy or redistribute in any form!