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Hyphema (Bleeding in Eye) (cont.)

Prevention

Hyphema can occur with any trauma to the eye. Wear protective eyewear whenever you play a sport that recommends it. Industrial environments may also be hazardous, thereby necessitating mandatory eye protection.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/5/2014
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