Double Eye Vision Or Two Objects?
On Friday, my mother had hypertension, she vomited and couldn’t open her eyes because when she opened it, she felt dizzy and shook everything, after hypertension she had a mild stroke in her back and the right side was difficult to move for her own right eye. the one on the left is normal, I asked the doctor the answer is nothing for sure, I want to ask my mother’s eyes why is that? should i go to an eye specialist hospital? while my mom is still having a mild stroke
Hello Lona, Thank you for your question on HealthReplies.com
Double eye vision or objects in two, called double vision or diplopia, this condition is a serious condition because it could possibly be a disease, possible diseases that cause double vision or diplopia are:
Stroke, stroke with double eye sight, due to damage to the nerves that control the extraocular muscles
Myasthenia gravis, is a chronic neuromuscular disease that causes the body's muscles to tire easily and become weak, this is because the immune system has an abnormality that attacks healthy tissues and nerves in the body.
Hyperthyroidism or Graves' disease
Trauma or injury to the eye muscles
There is a problem with the retina
It is better to check your mother's condition with a neurologist first, so that the neurologist conducts an examination first, by performing a physical examination, supporting examinations such as CT, scan or MRI of the head, so that the cause of your mother's illness can be determined, if an examination has been carried out, and according to a neurologist that your mother's eye condition needs further treatment from an ophthalmologist, the neurologist will consult your mother with an ophthalmologist.
Some suggestions for your mother
Avoid physical fatigue
Get enough rest
Avoid being exposed to too much light
Avoid too long in front of a computer screen or gadget
Thank you, hopefully useful. dr.Nurmarwiyah