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L keep getting zigzag lines in my vison

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l keep getting zigzag lines in my vison
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
This is Dr. David
these zig zag lines could be a type of ocular migraine symptom
you might benefit from migraine medications like imitrex or Topamax which could help your symptoms
there are some migraines which don't have headaches. these are called Ancephalgic migraines.
you should talk to your GP doctor about them and see if migraine medications could help you
let me know if you have questions.
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Hi. I'm a different expertWhile this could be migraine auras, this could be either a detached retina or a transient ischemic attack--a threatened stroke.You need to have this evaluated immediately and not just talk to your GP
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
This is Dr. David
these zig zag lines could be a type of ocular migraine symptom
you might benefit from migraine medications which could help your symptoms
there are some migraines which don't have headaches. these are called Ancephalgic migraines.
you need to see an eye doctor to get an eye exam as well.
you should talk to your GP doctor about them and see if migraine medications could help you
let me know if you have questions.
when was your last eye exam?

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