A 18-year-old male asked:
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i was shining my mobile flash into my eyes for 5 minutes from 5cm distance to check my pupils after concussion. could i cause any permanent damage?

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Dr. Bert Liang
Specializes in Neurology
Potentially: See you doctor for the concussion and subsequent activities.
Answered on Jul 6, 2017

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