Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Bleeding Conjunctiva Evaluation

The evaluation of a subconjunctival hemorrhage includes a medical history, physical examination, and vision testing.

Physical findings in someone with a subconjunctival hemorrhage may include:

Tests are not necessary to make the diagnosis of a subconjunctival hemorrhage.

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Last Updated: Aug 3, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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