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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.

hair in vision

There is a strand of hair in my vision

Have you experienced a strand of hair that falls into your line of sight - but when you go to…
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bump on eye

There is a bump on my eye

Any change in the appearance of the eyes can be concerning to those affected - and a bump or lump…
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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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centre of vision

My central vision has got worse – Why?

Sight loss and vision problems can be troubling at any age. As we get older, we expect some natural decline…
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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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lazy eye (esotropia)

I have a lazy eye

Lazy eye, or amblyopia, causes reduced vision in one eye and is most common in young children. Lazy eye rarely…
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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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small eye

I have a small eye

Lots of people have eyes that vary in size slightly but require no medical attention. However, if one eye appears…
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something in my eye

It feels as if something is in my eye

If you feel like you have something in your eye, it's important not to worry. There are many possible causes…
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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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short term vision gain

My vision got better for a short period of time

It’s not uncommon for people to experience inconsistencies in their vision. People with near-perfect vision can often panic and believe…
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large eye pupil

My pupil is large and dilated

Why do you have an enlarged pupil? Should you be concerned? Well, there are many different reasons for enlarged pupils…
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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 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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different coloured eyes

My eyes are different colours

It is rare, but some people have eyes that are different colours, usually one blue eye and one green or…
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discharge in eye

There is discharge coming out of my eyes

It is quite normal to experience some discharge from the eyes from time to time. This thin fluid – called…
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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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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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bloodshot eye

My eye is bloodshot

Bloodshot eyes are a very common symptom of a variety of different things, many of which are nothing to worry…
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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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