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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amin Ashrafzadeh
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See doctor!: What you are asking depends on severity, extent, location.... Far too broad of a question o be able to answer in a meaningful way!

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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Asymettrical visual acuity could be due to congenital or peri-natal causation, but also, childhood injuries, or inflammations. A focal mild optic atr... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
Pediatrics 32 years experience
Eye protection!: Wear safety glasses, goggles, or face shields when you hammer nails or metal, work with power tools or chemicals, or do any activity that might cause ... Read More
Dr. Daniel Schainholz
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Hierarchy of Control: While safety glasses, goggles, shields, etc. Are useful, they are only personal protective equipment. Engineering out the risk with lexan guards aroun... Read More
Dr. Troy Ross
Occupational Medicine 25 years experience
Multiple steps: The approach to reducing exposure to work hazards is step-wise. The first step is to engineer out hazards. Once that is maximized use administrative c... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology 22 years experience
Unlikely: I believe you mean "styes"? These inflammatory lesions originate from oil glands on the margin of lids called meibomian glands. Rarely, scarring of ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Schainholz
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Physical/chemical: Major eye injuries are caused by blunt and sharp trauma, with or without globe penetration/rupture. Strong chemicals (e.g. battery acid, lye drain cle... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Paul
Ophthalmology 40 years experience
Many: Depending on the structure injured, and the nature of the injury, symptoms can include blurred vision, pain, redness of the eye, tearing, loss of cent... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology 22 years experience
Maybe: If you are completely healed the yes, you may resume your exercise regimen when able. If you are still healing, you may need a reduced routine or to ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology 22 years experience
Depends on severity: Something simple like a corneal abrasion can feel a lot better in a day or so. Something like an open globe or orbital fracture can take months to yea... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Paul
Ophthalmology 40 years experience
Derpends on Injury: Blunt trauma, such as being struck with a paintball, can run the range from minor to severe. Minor problems include small corneal abrasions, mild intr... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Mund
Ophthalmology 60 years experience
Foreign bodies: High on the list of injuries to the eye is foreign bodies on the cornea and conjunctiva.This can occur from dirt blown into the eye or work/hobby -rel... Read More
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