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Medical Concept: Hyphema

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The Case A 25 year old man presents 5 hours after an injury sustained in an intense racquetball match. He states that he had not been wearing protective eyewear at the time and that a ball hit him directly in his left eye. He reports occular pain and immediate blurry vision that has progressively worsened since his injury. A quick pen light examination of the left eye reveals an obvious hyphema filling just …