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Eye Injuries - Causes

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Comment from: 55-64 Male (Caregiver) Published: June 13

My husband was hit on the side of his nose with a wrench and has very bad black eye.

Comment from: 35-44 Male (Patient) Published: May 31

My friend just was grinding metal and got a piece of metal in his eye.

Comment from: Suzanne, 13-18 Male (Caregiver) Published: May 02

My son was hit in the eye by a baseball.

Comment from: Lucia, 35-44 Female (Patient) Published: February 23

I accidentally got Tabasco sauce in my eyes.

Comment from: pluff, 35-44 Male (Patient) Published: March 22

Hit on the eyebrow with a golf ball and now the usually blue iris is brownish with no vision, but eye moves.

Comment from: fboe, 55-64 Male (Patient) Published: March 08

A small tree limb smacked me in the eye today and now, eight hours later, my eye is very blood shot and I am seeing strobe flashes off to the side of my eye.

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