What are the racial predilections of chemical burns to the eye?

Updated: Oct 08, 2019
  • Author: Mark Ventocilla, OD, FAAO; Chief Editor: Andrew A Dahl, MD, FACS  more...
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No overall racial predilection exists; however, young black males are more likely to have high-concentration, high-impact alkaline chemical injuries secondary to assault. [8]

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