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My brother was in a fight yesterday, he got hit once on left eye. Today, he blew his nose and his eyes are closed?

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Dr. Brian Sucheski
Ophthalmology

In brief: Get him examined!

He may have a fracture in the orbital bone under the eye.
It is very thin and easy to fracture with trauma. When he blew his nose, there is now a connection between his sinus and orbit. If the fracture is large or affecting his eye muscles, he may need surgery to repair the orbital bone.

In brief: Get him examined!

He may have a fracture in the orbital bone under the eye.
It is very thin and easy to fracture with trauma. When he blew his nose, there is now a connection between his sinus and orbit. If the fracture is large or affecting his eye muscles, he may need surgery to repair the orbital bone.
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