Ask an expert
Question

13 Oct 2009

Preg with a dark spot on the eye
Hi Doc,

I am 32 yrs old and 35 weeks pregnant with my 1st child and so far it is a lovely pregnancy. I just developed a dark spot on my eye. It does not show from outside but when I am looking at something I can see a dark sport. I asked my GP and he said it is fine, I have nothing to worry about. Now I am worried coz it doesnt end. I have had it for about 3 weeks now. Will it disappear on its own or should I do something please help.

Answer 404 views
Expert
GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

It may just be a floater. This is common, especially in short sighted people. You could see an eye specialist if you are worried.

Best wishes
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.