The Eye - THE EYE EYE Anatomy of the Eye Anatomy Common...

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THE THE EYE EYE
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Anatomy of the Eye Anatomy of the Eye
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Common Disease of the Eye Common Disease of the Eye Corneal Laceration Corneal Laceration James is a 22 yrs old martial arts athlete who sustained a kick to his right eye 6 months ago. He sustained injury to his right cornea laceration due to the contact lens He was seen by an opthalmologist and treated for several weeks But he still has blurred vision in his right eye It is best seen under slit lamp, after flourescin staining
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Corneal Laceration The corneal injury is visualised as a white patch on the cornea
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Flourescin Staining Flourescin staining selectively stains damaged corneal tissue
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Further Treatment Further Treatment In full thickness corneal laceration, aqueous humour may leak out resulting in distortion of the shape of the eyeball. He wanted to continue fighting, so further treatment with Phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK) or Corneal Transplant.
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