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Sometimes having vision loss for minutes. Eye test normal. What could be the cause? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 07-Jul-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Vision and Eye Disorders
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Practicing since : 2003
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Doctor:Good afternoon
User:Hi Good afternoon
User:Today I have faced one probelm, actually long days back also I faced this sometimes..
Doctor:What is it?
Doctor:Please brief me about it
Doctor:Are you there?
User:Just 1 hr back, When I am seeing my system (laptop) suddenly it is showing some darkness and rest of the part little bit visible. After 15 mints again suddenly seeing point is visible and rest of the part is some shefling and not visible.. suddenly I took some rest. Now it is fine
User:what is problem actually
Doctor:It happens due to continuous strain on the eyes
Doctor:You must not stare into the computer for long duration
User:But it happend before my software life also..
User:sometimes I phased this
Doctor:May I know your age?
User:married and 2yrs daughter
Doctor:Have you checked the power of your eyes?
Doctor:Do you use spectacle?
User:no. I don't have spects
Doctor:I think you must get an eye check up done
User:just 10 months back I have checked my eyes, it's good only
User:I don't have any eye related problems
Doctor:Did you check your blood pressure?
User:it's fine only
User:since morning also I didn't face any problem..
User:just 1 hr back only suddenly it's happend..
Doctor:Then it is most likely related to your work
Doctor:It occurs in people who use computer for more than three hours at a stretch. It leads to drying of eyes and headache. Prevention is to take a 20 seconds break after every 20 minutes and look by a distance of 10 feet for these 20 seconds.
User:can it be occured due to BP level
Doctor:it is possible too
User:low or high?
Doctor:Both ways
Doctor:I would suggest you to take a break from your work for a couple of days and rest your eyes well
Doctor:It should be gone soon
Doctor:are you there?
User:I am seeing your reply
Doctor:I hope you have followed my suggestions
Doctor:Is there anything else I may help you with?
User:fine.. Thanks Santhi
Doctor:Take care
Doctor:Bye for now
User:bye.. Thanks
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