Trauma from sports is very common. Some of the more recurrent injuries occur during the following activities:
- BB guns
- sports that involve rackets
There are many different types of eye trauma that require clinical care by a physician or other healthcare professional. Listed in the directory below are some, for which we have provided a brief overview.
If you cannot find the information in which you are interested, please visit the Common Childhood Injuries and Poisonings Online Resources page in this Web site for an Internet/World Wide Web address that may contain additional information on that topic.
Anatomy of the Eye
Avoiding Eye Injuries
Cosmetic Safety for Contact Lens Wearers
Chemical Burns of the Eye
Bruising or Black Eye (Ecchymosis)
Fractures of the Orbit
Foreign Bodies in the Eye
Blood in the Eye (Hyphema)
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