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Don’t delay your visit to the eye specialist 

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It is highly recommended to be examined by your doctor specialist in ophthalmology:

¤ Within the month following persistent mild headache.

¤ Within the week following persistent tearing.

¤ Within the week following persistent sticky tears or purulent, soft or hard, eye secretions.

¤ Within the 3 days following persistent moderate headaches.

¤ Within the 3 days following the vision of ripples in the straight lines or vision of things too small or too dark.

¤ Within the 3 days following persistent redness in the eyes.

¤ Within the 3 days following persistent mild pain in the eyes.

¤ Within the 24 hours following unexplained double vision.

¤ Within the 24 hours following unusual sensitivity to bright lights.

¤ Within the 24 hours following persistent moderate pain in the eyes.

¤ Within the few hours following persistent severe pain in the eyes, especially if it is accompanied with halos around lights.

¤ Within the few hours following severe headache.

¤ Within the few hours following a sudden drop of vision.

¤ Within the few hours following the vision of “recurrent lightning” or a “black rain” or ” a dark immobile spot” associated with mobile “flies”, “commas”, “circles”, “filaments”, “veil”.

¤ Within the few hours following a sudden drop of vision.

¤ Within the minutes following a loss of vision, total or partial, temporary or permanent.