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I woke up recently with sudden blurry vision of up to 20 feet.

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I woke up recently with sudden blurry vision of up to 20 feet. Should I go to an emergency room?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Eye
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I am farsighted and only use glasses for reading and computer work. I am not in pain, but have very slight headache irritation.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
My vision within 20 feet is corrected somewhat by my glasses.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
What could be causing this? A slight hemorrhage or fluid pressure behind my eyes? Both are affected.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Is it common to have a vision problem like this occur overnight for a person of my age?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
This is Dr. David
I am sorry about your blurry vision
if you are having allergies and runny nose and mucous in your eyes, this can cause blurry vision
is your vision still blurry, has it cleared up?

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