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Worsening vision with corneal abrasion, what to do?

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Dr. Dean Dornic
26 years experience in Ophthalmology
Corneal abrasion: It is fairly common for the vision to worsen temporarily as a corneal abrasion heals. Make sure a doctor follows you to insure you are healing appropriately.
Answered on Mar 29, 2014

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