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Intermittent floaters

Intermittent floaters: Introduction

Intermittent floaters: Intermittent floaters are sporadic episodes of seeing floating dots or other visual distortions. See detailed information below for a list of 7 causes of Intermittent floaters, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Intermittent floaters:

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

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Intermittent floaters: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Intermittent floaters, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Intermittent floaters: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Intermittent floaters may include these symptoms:

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Detailed list of causes of Intermittent floaters

The list below shows some of the causes of Intermittent floaters mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Intermittent floaters?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Intermittent floaters. Of the 7 causes of Intermittent floaters that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Intermittent floaters:

The following list of conditions have 'Intermittent floaters' 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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Causes of Intermittent floaters Based on Risk Factors

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

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

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    Medical Conditions associated with Intermittent floaters:

    Vision symptoms (2526 causes), Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Visual problems (2143 causes), Vision distortion (1970 causes)

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