Tunnel vision

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What is tunnel vision?

Tunnel vision is the loss of peripheral vision. It is an inability to distinguish anything to one side or both sides, or anything directly above and/or below eye level. Central vision and the ability to see directly ahead remains intact.

Common symptoms reported by people with tunnel vision

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with tunnel vision

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Advil)
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(TENS Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation)
Type
Procedures
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)

Data from patients with tunnel vision, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with tunnel vision

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Advil)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(TENS Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with tunnel vision, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has tunnel vision on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 2
30s 1
40s 10
50s 10
60s 3
70+ 2
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 4
20-29 years 2
30-39 years 2
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 2
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 7
Female 22

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 12
Not Diagnosed 4

These charts show data from tunnel vision patients who have completed their condition history
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