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    I have all the symptoms of what is called a "Silent Migraine" (having the aura, the dizziness and loss of eyesight etc but no pain).

    I've had it for 3 days now..
    the best way to explain it is to look at something bright, and then look at a wall and blink loads, you get the flashing bluey green thing? It's constantly flashing in front of me, very faintly but still there. I don't do anything to cause it it's just always there (or has been for 3-4 days)

    And since yesterday, my eye randomly went bloodshot (just the left) at work they were confused as it happened over the course of 5 minutes. Now it is a little itchy and feels like theres something in it but i've checked and there isn't, 12 hours later, my eye is still reddy-pink.

    Doctor? Normal?
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    (Original post by Ghostly.)
    I have all the symptoms of what is called a "Silent Migraine" (having the aura, the dizziness and loss of eyesight etc but no pain).

    I've had it for 3 days now..
    the best way to explain it is to look at something bright, and then look at a wall and blink loads, you get the flashing bluey green thing? It's constantly flashing in front of me, very faintly but still there. I don't do anything to cause it it's just always there (or has been for 3-4 days)

    And since yesterday, my eye randomly went bloodshot (just the left) at work they were confused as it happened over the course of 5 minutes. Now it is a little itchy and feels like theres something in it but i've checked and there isn't, 12 hours later, my eye is still reddy-pink.

    Doctor? Normal?
    Get to the docs.
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    Appointment booked for Monday, what do you think could be the cause of this anyway? :s
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    (Original post by Ghostly.)
    I have all the symptoms of what is called a "Silent Migraine" (having the aura, the dizziness and loss of eyesight etc but no pain).

    I've had it for 3 days now..
    the best way to explain it is to look at something bright, and then look at a wall and blink loads, you get the flashing bluey green thing? It's constantly flashing in front of me, very faintly but still there. I don't do anything to cause it it's just always there (or has been for 3-4 days)

    And since yesterday, my eye randomly went bloodshot (just the left) at work they were confused as it happened over the course of 5 minutes. Now it is a little itchy and feels like theres something in it but i've checked and there isn't, 12 hours later, my eye is still reddy-pink.

    Doctor? Normal?

    I had a flashy thing once, mine was like the letter O there was nothing in the inside but it was bluey green and white around the outside. It was weird.

    Go to the doctor.
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    (Original post by Ghostly.)
    I have all the symptoms of what is called a "Silent Migraine" (having the aura, the dizziness and loss of eyesight etc but no pain).

    I've had it for 3 days now..
    the best way to explain it is to look at something bright, and then look at a wall and blink loads, you get the flashing bluey green thing? It's constantly flashing in front of me, very faintly but still there. I don't do anything to cause it it's just always there (or has been for 3-4 days)

    And since yesterday, my eye randomly went bloodshot (just the left) at work they were confused as it happened over the course of 5 minutes. Now it is a little itchy and feels like theres something in it but i've checked and there isn't, 12 hours later, my eye is still reddy-pink.

    Doctor? Normal?
    You experienced loss of eyesight and waited? Really?
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    (Original post by meenu89)
    You experienced loss of eyesight and waited? Really?
    It wasn't total loss of eyesight, was just a bit fuzzy. I couldn't not wait I have to wait days to make an appointment at my doctors theyre always too busy!
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    Doctor for this is essential. GP is first preference, but if you have an acute flair up you should go to your nearest Eye A&E if you have one, or failing that the main A&E.

    The vision aspects that you've mentioned could be down the migraine, but it could also be the symptom of something a little more serious to do with your retina. Don't worry too much, but get yourself to a doc ASAP
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    My doctor said it looks fine, and to come back if it's still bad in 2 or so weeks. It literally took up 3 minutes for her to check them and say they were fine haha.
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    (Original post by Ghostly.)
    My doctor said it looks fine, and to come back if it's still bad in 2 or so weeks. It literally took up 3 minutes for her to check them and say they were fine haha.
    It's called "migraine with an aura", I understand your pain :mad:
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    The aura is the worst part of my migraines. I can deal with the pain and sort of block it out by keeping busy, but being unable to see is an absolute pain in the ass and makes it incredibly difficult to keep myself busy. The numbness and pins and needles in my hand means I can't write or anything either.

    I usually just go to bed if I have a migraine and try rest it off. Although since I was prescribed a prophylactic I've been migraine free
 
 
 
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