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Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Corneal abrasion

Contributor: Jesse Vislisel, MD

Photographer, Carol Chan, CRA

This image shows a corneal epithelial defect, or corneal abrasion, after the application
of fluorescein dye. The staining pattern is more visible under cobalt blue light.

Corneal abrasion

Corneal Abrasion, fluorescent

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last updated: 02/23/2015
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