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What happens when you get your eye stabbed?

What happens when you get your eye stabbed?

Ruptured globe: Penetrating or perforating injury to the globe. May need surgical exploration and closure. Prognosis dependent on vision level. If the contents of the eye come out, then there is a higher risk of inflammation in the fellow eye. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what happens when you get herpes in your eyes?

Could you tell me what happens when you get herpes in your eyes?

Lid or cornea: Herpes can infect the lids like herpes on any part of the skin of the body. It will self heal fairly quickly with no scarring. Herpes on the cornea makes the eye red, may affect vision and can cause serious scarring with loss of vision. This should be seen by your ophthalmologist right away. ...Read more

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In detail, what happens when you get 70% rubbing alcohol in the eyes and do not rinse them out.

In detail, what happens when you get 70% rubbing alcohol in the eyes and do not rinse them out.

Damage: alcohol would cause severe damage to your cornea and eyes in general.if you get Alkar any chemicals in your eyes immediately flush them copiously with water then go to your nearest emergency room ...Read more

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What happens when you get paint thinner in your eye?

What happens when you get paint thinner in your eye?

Chemical burn: First thing is to rinse the eye thoroughly with any liquid, saline is best, but tap water will do. At least 10 minutes. Then get seen by the eye md or er, to tell if you have a serious chemical injury. Damage is worse if the chemical is basic, and less worrisome if acidic. ...Read more

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What exactly happens when you get a bright light in your eye and you start seeing spots in your vision?

What exactly happens when you get a bright light in your eye and you start seeing spots in your vision?

See an eye doc: You may have a vitreous detachment or a retinal problem. Please see an eye doc asap. If you have any vision change or developing a blind spot then you need to see an eye doc immediately or go to er. ...Read more

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What happens when you get finger nail polish in the eye?

What happens when you get finger nail polish in the eye?

Irritation: Nail polish is acetone which can cause a chemical keratoconjunctivitis but would not typically be vision threatening and would usually resolve without treatment. Initially immediate irrigation with water would dilute the acetone and limit the ocular damage. Any chemical that gets into the eye should be flushed with water immediately. The most vision threatening chemicals are lyes such as ammonia. ...Read more

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What happens if you get ginger root in your eye?

What happens if you get ginger root in your eye?

Mild iriation: Bathe your eyes and eye lids and then use frequent unpreserved artificial tears for at least 24 hours if redness and irritation persist, have them evaluated. ...Read more

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What happens if a small mosquito get in your eye?

What happens if a small mosquito get in your eye?

Usually nothing: If you can still feel it try rinsing with saline. If your eye turns red or if you have blurred vision see your doctor for in-person help. ...Read more

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What can happen when you get something in your eye?

What can happen when you get something in your eye?

Scratch or infection: Most of the problem is with irritation or pain, but a foreign body in the eye can cause a scratch or an infection. ...Read more