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My mother in law sight went blurry and now she sees a purple

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My mother in law sight went blurry and now she sees a purple blotch is this cause for alarm
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
Yes it is
Stroke is possible.
Retinal detachment is possible.
Glaucoma is possible.
Among other possibilities that are less likely.
Take her to see her doctor now, or even to the emergency room.
If this just happened, the sooner you get her to the ER the better.
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