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Burns to the Eye - Check Your Symptoms

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Do you have a chemical burn to your eye? Immediately flush your eye with cool water for 30 minutes.

Have you had a heat (thermal) injury to your eye?

Have you had eye problems after an ultraviolet (UV) light exposure? Note: You may not have any symptoms for 6 to 8 hours after exposure to ultraviolet light.

Do you think you have an infection after a burn to your eye?

Other Symptoms to Watch For

Review health risks that may increase the seriousness of your symptoms.

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Last Updated: December 23, 2011
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