Penetrating foreign body: globe

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


History penetrating injury to eye.


There is a metallic focus on temporal aspect. A defect is seen in posterior capsule of lens.

Case Discussion

X-ray was taken later, unfortunately it is not available for publication.

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Case information

rID: 10008
Published: 7th Jun 2010
Last edited: 16th Dec 2015
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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