Neurology Community
Temporary blindness/ ear ringing
About This Community:

This forum is for questions and support regarding neurology issues such as: Alzheimer's Disease, ALS, Autism, Brain Cancer, Cerebral Palsy, Chronic Pain, Epilepsy, Headaches, MS, Neuralgia, Neuropathy, Parkinson's Disease, RSD, Sleep Disorders, Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Temporary blindness/ ear ringing

This has happened to me twice in my life time. Once a couple years ago and once just today. A couple years ago, I fell backwards onto my arm and after a couple minutes, my vision got so bright and distorted that I couldn't see AND my ears were ringing so loud that I couldn't hear anything. After a few minutes my vision and hearing returned to normal. Then, just today someone much heavier than I accidently ran into me and put all their weighton my leg. My vision, just as before, got very bright and distorted and my ears rang so loud that I couldn't hear anything. I looked everywhere on the internet and I couldn't find anything even close to what I have. The closest was vertigo, but I wasn't dizzy after it happened either time. Thanks for your help.
Related Discussions
1268057_tn?1418174381
Sounds like a vasovagal response/attack secondary to these accidents.  
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Neurology Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Neurology Answerers
338416_tn?1413581329
Blank
jensequitur
Fort Worth, TX
620923_tn?1416285879
Blank
selmaS
Allentown, PA
1780921_tn?1416842066
Blank
flipper336
Chandler, AZ
293157_tn?1285877039
Blank
Wobbly
10389859_tn?1409925468
Blank
Foggy2
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Ball123