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8 year old sees floating colored shapes. Eeg normal and eye

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8 year old sees floating colored shapes. Eeg normal and eye test normal. Pictures of optic nerve normal. Should I worry or request mri? No headache ever
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pediatrics
Expert:  DrThomasMD replied 1 year ago.
I would not request an MRI.
I would have him examined by a neurologist.
What he is seeing could be due to something he is doing, and not pathology.
A neuro exam can sort this out, and possibly save you the expense.
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