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Loss of vision

Loss of vision: Introduction

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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Causes of Loss of vision:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Loss of vision. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Loss of vision: Animations

Drug interactions causing Loss of vision:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Loss of vision as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Loss of vision

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Loss of vision: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Loss of vision

The list below shows some of the causes of Loss of vision mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Loss of vision?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Loss of vision. Of the 75 causes of Loss of vision that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 71 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Loss of vision:

The following list of conditions have 'Loss of vision' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Loss of vision:

The following list of medical conditions have Loss of vision or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Loss of vision Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Loss of vision based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Loss of vision:

    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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