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Vision in left eye sees the color red cannot make out

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Vision in left eye...

Vision in left eye sees the color red cannot make out objects

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you had the symptoms? What seems to make the symptoms worse or better?

Started this morning when I woke up if it was not for my life eye I would not see clearly

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I am a diabetic type 2

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Eye
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Eye Doctor: Dr. Rick, Board Certified MD replied 7 months ago
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Eye Doctor: Dr. Rick, Board Certified MD replied 7 months ago

You probably have a vitreous bleed inside your eyeball.

This could be a sign of a retinal detachment or any of a number of bad things.

You NEED to see an ophthalmologist ASAP.
I would suggest going to the ER now so that they can call and eye doctor to come to the ER and evaluate you.

Do not delay.

Does this make sense to you?

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