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Is it safe to swim with popped eye blood vessel?
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Dr. Robert Chang
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
A subconjunctival hemorrhage doesn't limit activity--just have to rule out any secondary causes, and can wear goggles when swimming.

In brief: Yes
A subconjunctival hemorrhage doesn't limit activity--just have to rule out any secondary causes, and can wear goggles when swimming.
Dr. Robert Chang
Dr. Robert Chang
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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Maybe
If the hemorrhage isn't due to trauma and you are found to be otherwise healthy then yes, it's ok to swim with it.
Be sure to use lots of artificial tears to limit the eye irritation.

In brief: Maybe
If the hemorrhage isn't due to trauma and you are found to be otherwise healthy then yes, it's ok to swim with it.
Be sure to use lots of artificial tears to limit the eye irritation.
Dr. David Kira
Dr. David Kira
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