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Vision changes may indicate a serious problem with the tissue that lines the back of the eyeball (retina), optic nerve, or blood vessels in the eye. Evaluation by a health professional is neededright away for sudden vision changes, such as:
Current as of:
April 29, 2021
Author: Healthwise StaffMedical Review: Adam Husney MD - Family MedicineCarol L. Karp MD - Ophthalmology
Current as of: April 29, 2021
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:Adam Husney MD - Family Medicine & Carol L. Karp MD - Ophthalmology
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