Eye Contusion

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What is Eye Contusion?

An eye contusion is a bruise around the eye, commonly called a black eye. It may occur when a blow is sustained in or near the eye socket. If a bruise appears, it will usually do so within 24 hours of the injury.


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What It Is
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Eye Contusion Causes
Causes
What causes Eye Contusion? Learn what the medical community has uncovered.
Eye Contusion Risk Factors
Risk Factors
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Eye Contusion Diagnosis
Diagnosis
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Eye Contusion Symptoms
Symptoms
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Eye Contusion Complications
Complications
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Screening for Eye Contusion
Screening
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Eye Contusion Medications
Medications
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Eye Contusion Prevention
Prevention
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Eye Contusion Treatment
Treatment
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Eye Contusion Care
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