Floating Spots Or Strings In Vision And Ringing In Ears

Last Editorial Review: 10/9/2020

Benign eye floaters can cause strings or floating spots in the field of vision, and this can occur at the same time as conditions that may be linked to a sense of ringing in the ears. Exposure to loud noises can cause a temporary ringing sensation in the ears. If you are experiencing troubling symptoms that do not go away or worsen, seek the advice of your doctor.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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