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1
Q

What are some signs you might see following a blunt injury to the eye?

A
Hyphaema
Iris damage
Lens dislocation
Vitreous haemorrhage 
Retinal damage 
Scleral rupture
2
Q

What do you do for a chemical injury to the eye?

A

Local anaesthetic
Washout
pH paper at 5 minute intervals until pH is stable and the same as the unaffected eye