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How can corneal abrasions lead to eventual blindness?

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Dr. Clement Cheng
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Infection/perf

One possibility is that the abrasion leads to an infection that then causes permanent damage to the eye.
Another possibility is that the abrasion penetrated into the cornea and caused internal damage that could lead to vision loss.

In brief: Infection/perf

One possibility is that the abrasion leads to an infection that then causes permanent damage to the eye.
Another possibility is that the abrasion penetrated into the cornea and caused internal damage that could lead to vision loss.
Dr. Clement Cheng
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