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Beginning of September, I woke up with a dark spot in my left vision only. It appears to "flash" when I open and close my left eye, in the same spot. I saw an eye doctor, and they took pictures of my retina and everything appeared fine. My eye looked perfectly healthy to them and they could not figure out why I have a blind spot. There is no pain, and the spot has not gotten any bigger or smaller.
However, earlier today I noticed another dark spot in my left eye slightly above my old one. It came on out of nowhere, without pain or any headache. It also flashes when I open/close my left eye.
A little background about me: I suffer from severe hemiplegic migraines, where half of my body goes numb during a migraine attack and it becomes difficult to speak or think clearly. Ive been suffering from these migraines since I was 8 or so, and now I am 21 and they get worse with each attack. I am wondering if these dark spots in my left eye are related to my hemiplegic migraines, or are some form of a retinal migraine - but doctors who I have spoken to say that retinal migraines should only last from 30 minutes to a couple hours. I am worried that this new spot in my left eye is going to persist for months, and I am also worried about another spot showing up. Has anyone had any symptoms similar to this? I am lost and completely terrified of losing my left eye vision.
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