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The most common cause of retinal detachment is a tear in the retina due to injury or disease. A buildup of tissue between the retina and the vitreous gel and fluid buildup beneath the retina can also cause retinal detach... More »

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Signs and symptoms of a retinal detachment include blurred vision, a partial loss of vision, the sudden presence of numerous floaters in the visual field, and flashes of light when looking to the side, according to Healt... More »

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A retinal detachment can be caused by an injury to the eye or a disease that affects the eye, such as diabetic retinopathy. Injury or inflammation causes the retina at the back of the eye to pull away from the support ti... More »

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Retinal separation, or detachment, occurs when part of the interior lining at the back of the eye, known as the retina, breaks away from the underlying tissue, Medical News Today states. Depending on the type of detachme... More »

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The common cause of ankle pain is ankle strain, an injury of the ligaments, which allows the joining of bones to each other, as stated by the National Institutes of Health's MedlinePlus. Other causes of ankle pain includ... More »

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A torn retina, or retinal detachment, occurs when the retina separates from the surrounding tissue, notes WebMD. It can be caused by injury, advanced diabetes, an inflammatory eye disorder or shrinkage of the vitreous, o... More »

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The symptoms of a torn retina, or retinal detachment, include eye floaters and eye flashes, blind spots or shadows in the field of vision, and sudden blurred vison, according to Mayo Clinic. The condition is painless. More »

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