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    An_251402 posted:
    I am seeing spots, like I have looked into a bright light or the sun. What are the possible causes of this. I have never had a migrane before and don't think this is it.
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    Alan M Kozarsky, MD responded:
    If the spots are always there in certain light conditions and they move, they are likely to be "floaters".

    See http://www.aao.org/theeyeshaveit/disturbances/floaters.cfm

    If this is a new symptom, it is a very good reason to see an ophthalmologist for a full evaluation.


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