The Ophthalmology Unit, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Kuching, Sarawak.
The Ophthalmology Department, SarawakGeneralHospital,
Kuching, Sarawak, East Malaysia.
Photo by Professor Chua
A metal sheet sprang back
and cut the cornea of this welder. Examination showed partial thickness
laceration with a piece of eyelash caught in the flap. The flap was sutured
back and the patient advised to wear eye protection at work.
Corneal laceration with an eyelash
embedded in the wound.