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  • Remove Metal foreign body from the Cornea

    4th August, 2014
  • Remove Metal foreign body from Cornea

    Rust Ring

    Rust Ring from a metallic foreign body embedded on the cornea.


     
    Multiple complications are known to occur following eye injury: corneal scarring, hyphema, iridodialysis, post-traumatic glaucoma, uveitis cataract, vitreous hemorrhage and retinal detachment. The complications risk is high with retinal tears, penetrating injuries and severe blunt trauma.

    removing superficial FB from cornea