Font Size
A
A
A

Eye Injuries (cont.)

Pictures of Eye Injuries

Picture of corneal abrasion
Picture of corneal abrasion. Image courtesy of Brian S. Skow, MD.

Picture of corneal ulcer. Image courtesy of Brian S. Skow, MD.

Picture of corneal burn. Image courtesy of Brian S. Skow, MD.

Picture of subconjunctival hemorrhage Image courtesy of Lawrence B. Stack, MD.

REFERENCES:

Layton, Christopher J. "Factors Associated with Significant Ocular Injury in Conservatively Treated Orbital Fractures." Journal of Ophthalmology 2014 (2014).

Scott, W.J., N. Schrage, and C. Dohlman C. "Emergency eye rinse for chemical injuries: new considerations." JAMA Ophthalmol 133.3 Mar. 2015: 245.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/22/2016

Must Read Articles Related to Eye Injuries

Black Eye
Black Eye A black eye is a common injury to the face. Most cases of a black eye occur due to an blow to the face by another person or an object. Other causes of swelling ...learn more >>
Chemical Eye Burns
Chemical Eye Burns Chemical burns to the eye or eyelid make up roughly 10% of all eye injuries. Depending on the type of chemical and how long the eye was exposed to it, chemical ...learn more >>
Contact Lenses
Contact Lenses Contact lenses are miraculous pieces of plastic that allow you to see without glasses. In most cases, contact lenses are used as a substitute for glasses, allow...learn more >>

Patient Comments & Reviews

The eMedicineHealth doctors ask about Eye Injuries:

Eye Injuries - Causes

What was the cause and type of your eye injury?

Eye Injuries - Treatment

What was the treatment for your eye injury?

Eye Injuries - Symptoms and Signs

What symptoms and signs did you experience with your eye injury?

Eye Injuries - Home Remedies

What home remedies have been effective for your eye injuries?


Read What Your Physician is Reading on Medscape

Globe Rupture »

Globe rupture occurs when the integrity of the outer membranes of the eye is disrupted by blunt or penetrating trauma.

Read More on Medscape Reference »


Medical Dictionary