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Study finds YAG laser vitreolysis may be option for floaters

Study finds YAG laser vitreolysis may be option for floaters

By Lynda Charters, Reviewed by Chirag P. Shah, MD, MPH Almost 67% of patients older than 65 years of age have
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PVD and floaters

PVD and floaters

Hi Ten years ago, I got posterior vitreous detachment in my right eye and got a few floaters (one large) and
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Why are black, squiggly lines floating in my eyes?

Why are black, squiggly lines floating in my eyes?

Those are commonly called floaters. Usually what you're seeing is particles of things in your tears (like dead cells) or bits
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What are these squiggly lines in my eyes?

What are these squiggly lines in my eyes?

They are floaters: A blurry spot that seems to drift in front of the eyes but does not block vision. The
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Facts about Squiggly Lines (Vitreous Floaters)

Facts about Squiggly Lines (Vitreous Floaters)

Floaters are little "cobwebs" or specks that float about in your field of vision. They are small, dark, shadowy shapes
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When to see your doctor about Floaters

When to see your doctor about Floaters

You suddenly see a shower of spots, flashing lights or a stationary spot accompanied by blurred
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About Floaters – did you understand what your eye doctor said?

About Floaters – did you understand what your eye doctor said?

Excerpted from Taking Care of Your Eyes © 2003-2005 by Triad Communications floaters. (Also called vitreous floaters.) Particles that float
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Squiggly Line By Stewie Griffin

Squiggly Line By Stewie Griffin

Squiggly Line: Stewie Griffin "Oh squiggly line in my eye fluid. I see you lurking there on the periphery of my vision. But
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Why do I see black squiggly lines when I look around?

Why do I see black squiggly lines when I look around?

You are noticing vitreous floaters. The vitreous is the gel that fills the posterior 2/3 or so of your eyeball. It varies
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Vitreous Floaters in the Eye

Vitreous Floaters in the Eye

Myths: Nothing can be done about floaters. Facts: There may be treatment and prevention through proper diet and supplements. Certain nutrients such
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