The Ocular Surface Chemical Burns

  title={The Ocular Surface Chemical Burns},
  author={Medi Eslani and A Baradaran-rafii and Asadolah Movahedan and Ali R Djalilian},
  booktitle={Journal of ophthalmology},
Ocular chemical burns are common and serious ocular emergencies that require immediate and intensive evaluation and care. The victims of such incidents are usually young, and therefore loss of vision and disfigurement could dramatically affect their lives. The clinical course can be divided into immediate, acute, early, and late reparative phases. The degree of limbal, corneal, and conjunctival involvement at the time of injury is critically associated with prognosis. The treatment starts with… CONTINUE READING