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Corneal abrasions and corneal foreign bodies: Management

Deborah S Jacobs, MD
Section Editors
Jonathan Trobe, MD
Richard G Bachur, MD
Deputy Editor
James F Wiley, II, MD, MPH


This topic will review the management of corneal abrasions. The clinical manifestations and diagnosis of corneal abrasions, the evaluation of the red eye, and the assessment and management of other ocular injuries are discussed separately:

(See "Corneal abrasions and corneal foreign bodies: Clinical manifestations and diagnosis".)

(See "Evaluation of the red eye".)

(See "Open globe injuries: Emergent evaluation and initial management".)

(See "Traumatic hyphema: Clinical features and diagnosis".)


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