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Eye Injuries (cont.)

Questions to Ask the Doctor

  • Is there any sign of damage to the eye?
  • Is there any sign of permanent vision loss?

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Eye Injuries - Causes

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Globe Rupture »

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

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