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Eye Injuries

Eye Injuries Overview

Eye injuries can range from the very minor, such as getting soap in one's eye, to the catastrophic, resulting in permanent loss of vision or loss of the eye. These types of injuries often occur in the workplace, at home, in other accidents, or while participating in sports.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 10/8/2012

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