Hyphema (Bleeding in Eye) (cont.)
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Trauma to the eye may initially cause a small hyphema. More severe bleeding may follow in three to five days. This trauma is usually blunt or closed trauma, and it may be the result of an athletic injury from a flying object, a stick, a ball, or another player's elbow. Other causes include industrial accidents, falls, and fights.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/12/2015
John D. Sheppard, MD, MMSc
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