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Chemical Eye Burns (cont.)

Follow-up

If you are treated for a chemical burn to the eye in a hospital's emergency department, you should see an ophthalmologist within 24 hours. The ophthalmologist determines your continuing care.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/28/2014

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