A 44-year-old member asked:
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how long does it take a chemical burn to heal if it became infected?

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Dr. Michael Ham
26 years experience Ophthalmology
Depends on the burn!: Younger individuals heal faster. But it depends on the agen that your eye was burned with. It may only take 24 hours. It may take a week. It may never fully heal and leave permanent damage. It all depends on what the burn was from and how it is treated.
Answered on Jul 20, 2012

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