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Vision distortion

Vision distortion: 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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Vision distortion: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Vision distortion

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Vision distortion: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Organs affected by Vision distortion:

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Detailed list of causes of Vision distortion

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How Common are these Causes of Vision distortion?

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  • 14 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 16 causes are "common" diseases
  • 9 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 17 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 31 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 1916 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Vision distortion:

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Causes of Vision distortion Based on Risk Factors

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    Classifications of Vision distortion:

    Subtypes of Vision distortion:

    Blurred vision (982 causes), Double vision (221 causes), Cloudy vision (316 causes), Visual halo (12 causes), Blind spot (51 causes), Vision disturbances (251 causes), Visual hallucinations (55 causes), Visual problems (2143 causes), Vision disorders (53 causes), Disturbed vision (25 causes), Visual disturbance (118 causes), Halo around lights (1 cause), Acute blindness (14 causes), Cataracts (330 causes), Cotton wool spots (8 causes), Double Vision in One Eye (16 causes), Double Vision in Both Eyes (43 causes), Floaters (18 causes), Eye floaters (9 causes), Hemianopsia (6 causes), Visual blurring (19 causes), Blurred Vision in Both Eyes (1 cause), Diplopia (66 causes), Hemianopia (26 causes), Visual Floaters (11 causes), Halo vision (5 causes), Blurred Vision in One Eye (1 cause), Cataract (281 causes), Visual impairment (102 causes), Vision Changes in Both Eyes (13 causes), Impaired vision (1545 causes), Acute Vision Changes in Both Eyes (without pain or inflammation) (16 causes), Vision loss (688 causes), Peripheral vision loss (72 causes), Tunnel vision (74 causes), Loss of vision (75 causes), Vision changes (2526 causes), Gradual vision changes in one eye (26 causes), Acute vision changes in one eye (painful or inflamed eye) (26 causes), Vision Changes in One Eye (13 causes), Acute Vision Changes in Both Eyes (with pain or inflammation) (27 causes), Gradual vision changes in both eyes (26 causes), Colour Vision Disturbance (6 causes), Acute Vision Changes in One Eye (Without pain or inflammation) (16 causes), night blindness (134 causes), blindness (496 causes), Blindness in both eyes (3 causes), Scotoma (8 causes), Fleeting blindness (14 causes), Eyeball spots (7 causes), Visual field defects (31 causes), corneal opacities (40 causes), Blindness in one eye (9 causes), Chronic blindness (6 causes), difficulty focusing (1 cause), Bilateral pupillary dilation (5 causes), Diplopia in one eye (12 causes), Abnormal pupillary response to light (34 causes), Reduced nighttime vision in children (4 causes), Myopia in children (25 causes), Glaucoma (150 causes), Difficulty seeing at night (6 causes), Chronic diabetes-like retinopathy symptoms (6 causes), Abnormal pupillary size (32 causes), Sudden onset of vision loss (8 causes), Seeing things floating within the eye or past the field of vision (13 causes), Colored haloes in both eyes (5 causes), Cloudy vision in both eyes (10 causes), Abrupt loss of vision in both eyes (4 causes), Difficulty seeing at night in both eyes (6 causes), Hazy vision in children (7 causes), Sudden onset of color blindness (4 causes), Seeing spots (21 causes), Retinal detachment (92 causes), Constant colored haloes (8 causes), Vision loss in both eyes (5 causes), Gradual onset of vision loss (7 causes), Double vision in one eye in children (6 causes), Visual floaters in pregnancy (8 causes), Rhegmatogenous retinal detachment in one eye (7 causes), One sided vision loss (10 causes), Gradual vision change in both eyes (6 causes), Floaters in pregnancy (8 causes), Cloudy vision in children (7 causes), Vision disturbances in children (37 causes), Intermittent visual disturbance in children (19 causes), Achromatopsia (2 causes), Sudden onset of binocular diplopia (3 causes), Neovascular glaucoma in one eye (7 causes), Light flashes in one eye (4 causes), Bilateral temporal hemianopsia (3 causes), Bilateral pupillary constriction (34 causes), Vision loss in children (30 causes), Vision distortion in pregnancy (14 causes), Homonymous hemianopia (5 causes), Constant color blindness (6 causes), Binocular diplopia (30 causes), Visual problems in pregnancy (14 causes), Sudden onset of photosensitivity (9 causes), Sudden onset of photophobia (10 causes), Retinal degeneration (32 causes), Intermittent photophobia (11 causes), Halo vision in children (6 causes), Gradual onset decreased field of vision (12 causes), Bilateral hemianopsia (2 causes), Sudden onset of abnormal pupillary responses (10 causes), Visual blurring in pregnancy (14 causes), Photosensitivity (51 causes), Photophobia (351 causes), Color blindness in children (5 causes), Increased tearing as seen in acute congestive glaucoma (19 causes), Gradual loss of vision in one eye (5 causes), Diplopia in both eyes (15 causes), Blurred vision in children (22 causes), Sudden onset of abnormal pupillary responses related to medications (7 causes), Gradual onset of photophobia (3 causes), Dim spots (4 causes), Cortical visual impairment in children (12 causes), Visual disturbance in pregnancy (19 causes), Floaters in one eye (5 causes), Decreased responsiveness to light in one eye (29 causes), Double vision in children (21 causes), Seeing spots in pregnancy (6 causes), Secondary causes of glaucoma in one eye (6 causes), Diplopia in children (23 causes), Squint (82 causes), Sudden onset of dim vision (11 causes), Loss of visual acuity in one eye (14 causes), Double vision in both eyes in children (11 causes), Rhegmatogenous retinal detachment in both eyes (11 causes), Light flashes (18 causes), Diabetic retinopathy (9 causes), Obscured vision (25 causes), Impaired vision in pregnancy (14 causes), Dim vision similar to that of cataract (31 causes), Gradual onset of dim vision (11 causes), Neovascular glaucoma in both eyes (14 causes), Light flashes in both eyes (6 causes), Scintillations (7 causes), Colored haloes in one eye (5 causes), Cloudy vision in one eye (12 causes), Amaurosis (12 causes), Acute congestive glaucoma (13 causes), Abrupt loss of vision in one eye (6 causes), Vision that appears as when looking through a tunnel or gun barrel (13 causes), Idiopathic photosensitivity in children (6 causes), Difficulty seeing at night in one eye (6 causes), Abnormal pupillary size in one eye (5 causes), Gradual onset of visual field defects (12 causes), Gradual loss of vision (5 causes), Flashes (29 causes), Wandering eye (3 causes), Fungal keratitis (3 causes), Sudden onset of floaters (6 causes), Rainbow colored halos (8 causes), Intermittent floaters (7 causes), Flashes of lights and floaters in children (13 causes), Gradual loss of vision in both eyes (5 causes), Decreased responsiveness to light (34 causes), Sudden onset of irregular pupillary changes (18 causes), Vision changes in pregnancy (14 causes), Severe pain in and around the eye as present in acute congestive glaucoma (12 causes), Retinal dystrophy (18 causes), Myopia (203 causes), Loss of vision in half the normal field of vision (6 causes), Area of partial or complete blindness (18 causes), Transient blindness (31 causes), Seeing rainbow rings around lights (1 cause), Seeing lights (27 causes), Floaters in both eyes (2 causes), Decreased responsiveness to light in both eyes (15 causes), Vision changes in both eyes in pregnancy (6 causes), Area of partial or complete blindness in both eyes (5 causes), Secondary causes of glaucoma in both eyes (6 causes), Sudden onset of night blindness (4 causes), Sudden onset of cloudy vision (6 causes), Loss of visual acuity in both eyes (19 causes), Intermittent cloudy vision (13 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Vision distortion:

    Vision changes (2526 causes), Impaired vision (1545 causes), Visual problems (2143 causes), Vision symptoms (2526 causes), Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Vision distortion:

    Vision loss (688 causes), Blindness (496 causes), Vision symptoms (2526 causes), Blurred vision (982 causes), Double vision (221 causes), Cloudy vision (316 causes), Visual halo (12 causes), Blind spot (51 causes), Visual hallucinations (55 causes), Visual problems (2143 causes), Vision disorders (53 causes), Disturbed vision (25 causes), Visual disturbance (118 causes), Halo around lights (1 cause)

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