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Experience:  Ophthalmology since 1994 with Retina sub-specialty interest
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about ago, I started to see halos when I looked at signal lights when driving at night. Now I see laza-like streams coming from any kind of lights at night. What is the cause of this?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Rick replied 4 years ago.

Dr. Rick :

Hi. I'm online and happy to answer your question today.

Dr. Rick :

How long did this last? When did it start?

Customer:

about a year ago

Dr. Rick :

How old are you?

Customer:

65 on march 20.

Dr. Rick :

Ok. Well, in you age group (and I'm not very far behind you ;-) the most common cause of your symptoms is a cataract forming. Need for a new glasses Rx can also cause this.

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