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Fleeting blindness

Fleeting blindness: 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 Fleeting blindness:

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

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Fleeting blindness: Symptom Checker

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Fleeting blindness: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Fleeting blindness may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Fleeting blindness

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Fleeting blindness: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Organs affected by Fleeting blindness:

The list of organs typically affected by Fleeting blindness may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Fleeting blindness

The list below shows some of the causes of Fleeting blindness mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Fleeting blindness?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Fleeting blindness. Of the 14 causes of Fleeting blindness that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 13 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Fleeting blindness:

The following list of conditions have 'Fleeting blindness' 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: Fleeting blindness:

The following list of medical conditions have Fleeting blindness 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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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Fleeting blindness?

Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Fleeting blindness, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

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Medical Conditions associated with Fleeting blindness:

Blindness (496 causes), Vision loss (688 causes), Vision changes (2526 causes), Visual problems (2143 causes), Impaired vision (1545 causes), Vision symptoms (2526 causes), Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Vision distortion (1970 causes)

Symptoms related to Fleeting blindness:

Blindness (496 causes), Vision loss (688 causes), Blurred vision (982 causes), Flashes (29 causes), Diplopia (66 causes), Cardiac emboli, Emboli from carotid, Choroidal or retinal vascular spasm, Severe occlusive carotid disease, Increased intracranial pressure (71 causes), Aortic dissection, Hyperviscosity

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