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How long does it take for a black eye to form?
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Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: A few days
A black eye is basically bruising, and like any bruise, it can form within a few days of an injury.
Make sure to see your doctor if the eye itself is injured, you are experiencing pain, or noticing blurred vision.

In brief: A few days
A black eye is basically bruising, and like any bruise, it can form within a few days of an injury.
Make sure to see your doctor if the eye itself is injured, you are experiencing pain, or noticing blurred vision.
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
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Dr. Moonyoung Chung
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Usu next day
Usu next day.

In brief: Usu next day
Usu next day.
Dr. Moonyoung Chung
Dr. Moonyoung Chung
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