What are primary complications 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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Answer

Primary complications include the following:

  • Conjunctival inflammation

  • Corneal haze and edema

  • Acute rise in IOP

  • Corneal melting and perforations


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