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A 37-year-old male asked:

Sy son threw sand into my 3-year old dauthers eyes 45mins ago. weve tried to wash her eyes out and she is still not able to open her eyes. what should we do?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Have her seen: It is likely she will have an abrasion of one or both corneas (clear part of eye) that would need treatment. She may also need a more thorough eye irrigation to remove any remaining sand. Time to go in now.

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