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What causes dizziness and balance problems with loss of central vision?

my blood pressure is 155/102.... could this be the cause of my dizzy spells and balance problems?? i have lost the central vision in my right eye 2yrs ago and ive been thinking this was the reason for the balance and dizziness. I have also recently been told i may have SLE...
Mon, 6 Nov 2017
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Dear there is a possibility of papiledema which increased blind spot cause central vision loss along with that any problems with posterior circulation cause balance problems.

Other causes will be like macula degeneration,
Diabetic retinopathy etc.

Please consult your doctor for further assistance.
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