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Dr. Mark, Neurologist (MD)
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What can cause "brain flashes" - seeing a bright flash light

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what can cause "brain flashes" - seeing a bright flash light and then seeing yourself in a white operating room
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
This is Dr. Davidyou could be having occular migraines or seizures or visual hallucinationshow old are you?are you taking medications?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
19 yr old male taking Prilosec
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
are you in school? are you working?do you have a history of mental illness or hallucinations or headaches?where you just day dreaming? that can cause visualizations as well.