Schoolyard Game Really Does Poke Eyes Out

When a 14-year-old girl showed up at the Lahey Clinic Medical Center in Peabody, Mass., last spring with a seriously injured eye, she could hardly see anything except for major hand movements. "Basically, she had an eye full of blood," says ophthalmologist Shiyoung Roh. Without treatment and surgery, Roh says the building pressure from the wound would have likely left her blind in that eye. Although the girl's 20/20 vision eventually returned, the eye trauma she sustained will likely cause...Full Story
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