What are the common symptoms of a retinal disease?

What are the common symptoms of a retinal disease?

In this video, Dr. Manisha Agarwal, Vitreo-retina surgeon, Dr. Shroffs Charity Hospital, New Delhi, will discuss the common symptoms of a retinal disease and will also tell us how to identify the retinal problems. The various common symptoms of retinal disease are: a sudden black curtain in front of the eye, multiple small dot-like floaters in front of the visual field. These floaters move with the movement of head. Cloudy appearance is also one of the symptoms of the retinal disease. Patients might also complain of varying vision. All these symptoms indicate some retinal problem and should seek medical attention.

Dr. Manisha Agarwal

Dr. Manisha Agarwal is a Ophthalmologist/ Eye Surgeon in Darya Ganj, Delhi and has an experience of 13 years in this field. She is presently head of Retina Services at Shroff Charity Eye Hospital, Dariyaganj, Delhi. She completed MBBS from agara Univeristy in 1996, MS - Ophthalmology from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh in 2001 and DNB from National Board Of Examination in 2002.

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