Visual Prognosis Following Firecracker Inflicted Ocular Burns during Indian Festival

  • S.K. Prabhakar Department of ophthalmology, JSS medical college and hospital, JSS University, Mysore, Karnataka, India
  • L. Vijay Department of plastic surgery, JSS medical college and hospital, JSS University, Mysore, Karnataka, India
Keywords: Afferent pupil defect, anterior uveitis, Hyphema, ocular trauma score (OTS), Periorbital burns, Vision loss

Abstract

Accidental firecracker explosion produce mechanical, thermal, and chemical ocular injuries.

Aims: To investigate ocular effects and final visual acuity prediction by ocular trauma score. Settings and Design: Observational case series

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Published
2014-11-30
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Original Article