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In what way does trauma cause eye pain or swollen eyes?

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Dr. William Dieck
Ophthalmology
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Pain and swelling can result from tissue injury.
Inflammation of the interior eye contetnts will cause pain to light exposure . Pain from a corneal abrasion in obvious. Sweiiling results from blood vessels becoming "leaky" allowing healing cells from the blood stream to get to the damaged tissue to promote healing.

In brief: Many answers

Pain and swelling can result from tissue injury.
Inflammation of the interior eye contetnts will cause pain to light exposure . Pain from a corneal abrasion in obvious. Sweiiling results from blood vessels becoming "leaky" allowing healing cells from the blood stream to get to the damaged tissue to promote healing.
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