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Eye Problems and Symptoms

Are you having eye problems but only know your eye symptom rather than the condition? Book An Eye Test have put together a list of eye problems and symptoms which you can search or find below. These symptoms have been written in a jargon-free language to help simplify the process of finding problems relating to. If you find a problem that is similar or the same as yours, take a look at the related conditions it mentions, this will allow you to find out more information on this condition. If you can not find your eye problems from the list below, please try the search feature.

eye floaters

I have floaters in my vision

Floaters are the tiny specks, lines, rings or flashes of light that appear in your vision every so often. Fortunately,…
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tears in eye

I’m getting tears in my eyes all the time

Having tears in our eyes is quite common when we are expressing emotions, however, in some cases, it can be…
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iris defect

There appears to be a defect within my iris

The iris is the part of your eye that is the coloured circle surrounding the pupil. It changes the size…
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Eyes Point in Different Directions

My eyes point in different directions

If your eyes do not point in the same direction then it's likely you are suffering from strabismus. If you…
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white pupil

My pupils look as though they are white

Are you noticing that your pupils are starting to become cloudy, or appear white in flash photography? There are many…
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white spot on eye

There is a white spot on my eye

If you can see a white spot on your eye, it might be a corneal ulcer. The cornea allows light…
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white ring around iris

There is a white ring around my iris

Why do I have a white ring around my iris? If you have noticed a white ring around your iris…
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swelled eyelid

My eyelid is swelled up

A swollen eyelid can be a sign of various issues, particularly if you also have a sore, itchy or red…
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flashes in vision

I’m seeing flashes of light

Are you experiencing flashes of light in your vision? You may be surprised to learn that they're nothing to do…
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cross eyed

My eyes appear to be crossed (cross eyed)

If you look in to a mirror or see a photograph of yourself, it’s sometimes possible to spot an imbalance…
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yellow eyes

I seem to have yellow eyes

Healthy eyes are bright white, and this colour remains whatever the age of the patient. However, changes to the colour…
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peripheral vision loss

There is a loss of my peripheral vision

If you are suffering from a loss of your peripheral vision, it means that you don't have a normal, wide-angle…
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red eyes

My eyes are red

Although red eyes can sometimes be caused by a serious medical condition, there are numerous reasons why you might be…
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eyelid length differs

My eyelid is not all the same length

When you take a look at yourself in the mirror it is common to notice that your eyelids might not…
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squiggle in vision

I see a squiggle when I look at anything

Even a healthy eye will occasionally experience some slight visual disturbances, including squiggly lines. They are often harmless. However, it…
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swelling around eyes

There is swelling around my eyes

Swelling of the eyes, around the eyelids or eyes, is a very common symptom amongst lots of people. There are…
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spots in vision

I am seeing spots in my vision

In our normal everyday vision, it's expected we will see spots if we stare into the sunlight or other bright…
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eye spasm

I get a spasm in my eye

Experiencing a spasm in your eye can be annoying but it's not uncommon. In fact, most of the causes of…
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squinting eye

I need to squint to see clearly

Squinting simply refers to when your eyes do not align correctly. This can happen intermittently, or all of the time.…
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brown spot on eye

There is a brown spot on my eye

If you're one of the 5-10% of people who have brown spots on your eyes, you're probably wondering what they…
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uncomfortable eyelid

My eyelid feels uncomfortable

Are you experiencing uncomfortable eyelids? Are they puffy or red and sore? There could be a variety of reasons, here…
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