Corneal Abrasion

A corneal abrasion is an injury such as a scratch to the cornea (clear window on the front of the eye). Abrasions are commonly caused by fingernail scratches, paper cuts or tree branches to name a few.


  • Foreign body sensation
  • Sensitivity to light
  • Red, inflamed eyes
  • Tearing

If you have an eye injury, please call and set up an appointment with our emergency eye disease services.

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