A 32-year-old member asked:
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what should i do about my scratched eye; scratched the white part?

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Dr. Jeffrey Gold
52 years experience Ophthalmology
See Eye MD now.: Any scratch on your eye can lead to an infection and mandates a visit to an eye md.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013

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