Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Orbital Contusion Risk Factors

Risk factors for an eye contusion include:

  • Male gender
  • Participation in sports
  • Occupational:
    • Agriculture
    • Construction
    • Manufacturing

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Last Updated: Nov 5, 2007 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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