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A 39-year-old male asked:

I was punched in the eye during my boxing class today. i don't have blurred vision and my pupil has not changed but feel pain and have redness?

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Dr. Cornelius Oleary
A Verified Doctoranswered
Urgent Care 20 years experience
Rest and get exam: Get full exam by a physician to make sure that you do not have a ruptured globe,hyphen, concussion, etc. A physician will ensure eye movement is intact, look for any corneal abrasion & rule out a tripod fracture as well. A black eye is definitely to expected in a sport like boxing but the risks to your eyes and brain are real and need to be considered when you pursue boxing.
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