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In the last,24,hours my left eye has started to ‘see’ a

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In the last,24,hours my left eye has started to ‘see’ a perfectly round circle of light when I blink. It stays for a moment after I open my eye.
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Hi

Welcome to just answer

From the symptom that you are describing there are a few possibilities -

- raised intraocular pressure or glaucoma - a rise in eye pressure can cause this symptom

- dryness of eyes

- if you are a patient of diabetes or hypertension, then your retina of the eye might be getting affected

- early cataract formation

I would recommend you to consult an Ophthalmologist for a detailed eye evaluation to rule out the above possibilities. In the meantime you can use lubricating eye drops like refresh tears or systane or genteal (available over the counter) to take care of any dryness of eyes

Hope this information is helpful

Regards

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