Corneal Abrasion (cont.)
Questions to Ask the Doctor
What is the cause of my symptoms?
How large is the corneal abrasion?
Will I develop any scarring or permanent vision loss from the corneal abrasion?
How can I prevent this injury from happening again?
What can I expect to feel once the effects of the numbing eyedrops have worn off?
When may I resume my regular activities?
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 10/31/2014
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