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Seing Blood vessels when closing eyes.

I have experienced the following a couple of times.
The first time in normal light conditions I was rubbing my eye and while I was doing it i started to see veins, Only with my eyes shut, and they were silvery bluish color.

The second time: I woke up this morning 5 am and when i was closing my eyes i kept seeing the same thing only for a second when my eyes were shut, but when i opend them it went away. This went away after a few minutes.
I want to make it clear that the veins I see are only with eyes shut, and they re silver in color with black background.

I have had my eyes checked couple of months ago also done optic nerve photo, pressure, evetything was fine. But I did not mention this because I did not experience it at the time.
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Sounds like you have had it checked out, and everything is normal.  Try not to worry.  We can see lots of crazy things in our eyes if we are "hyper-aware" of them, or obsess over them.  If I had to venture a guess, I would say this is just stimulation of your retina from the light that "hangs around" for a few seconds after you close your eyes.  Most people experience some form of that if they are looking for it.
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