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Intermittent photophobia: Intermittent photophobia refers to periodic episodes of unusual sensitivity of the eyes to light. See detailed information below for a list of 11 causes of Intermittent photophobia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Intermittent photophobia:
Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Vision symptoms (2526 causes), Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Light sensitivity symptoms (329 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Visual problems (2143 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Vision distortion (1970 causes)
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