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Any type of vision loss (e.g. blindness, blurred vision, double vision, etc.) is a symptom of great concern. Many of the causes are very serious medical conditions. Certain types of vision changes can be a medical emergency where delay can lead to loss of sight (e.g. for causes such as glaucoma, eye injury, retinal detachment) or loss of life (e.g. for causes such as stroke, TIA, etc.). Even transient or temporary blindness or loss of vision cannot be ignored because it can result from serious conditions such as stroke, TIA, hypertension, epilepsy, or migraine. Seek immediate professional medical attention for any such symptoms of vision changes....more »
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The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Loss of vision.
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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Loss of vision based
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Medical Conditions associated with Loss of vision:
Impaired vision (1545 causes), Visual problems (2143 causes), Vision changes (2526 causes), Vision distortion (1970 causes), Vision symptoms (2526 causes), Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
Symptoms related to Loss of vision:
Blindness (496 causes), Blurred vision (982 causes), Double vision (221 causes), Peripheral vision loss (72 causes), Vision changes (2526 causes), Aneurysm (29 causes), Intracranial berry, 7, 8, Back tumour, Benign mucosal pemphigoid, Binswanger's disease, CAMFAK syndrome, Central nervous system lymphoma, Primary
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