Ruptured Globe due to a Bird Attack

@article{Abdulla2016RupturedGD,
  title={Ruptured Globe due to a Bird Attack},
  author={H. Abdulla and Saad K. Alkhalifa},
  journal={Case Reports in Ophthalmology},
  year={2016},
  volume={7},
  pages={112 - 114}
}
Introduction: Bird attacks are in general an uncommon event. To our knowledge, this is the first reported case in Bahrain. There have been very few cases reported worldwide. Mainly, birds attack humans as retaliation to threats surrounding their environment. At certain occasions, bird attack frequency increases especially during mating season or in the presence of a threat toward their young. Methods: A 31-year-old male presented with a history of left-eye trauma, loss of vision, pain and… Expand
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Fig. 1. An image of the patient's left eye shows a central corneal laceration and hyphema
  • Fig. 1. An image of the patient's left eye shows a central corneal laceration and hyphema