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Year : 2018  |  Volume : 66  |  Issue : 10  |  Page : 1476-1477

Ocular chemical burns from accidental exposure to topical dermatological medicinal agent

1 Advanced Eye Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
2 Department of Internal Medicine, St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester, 123 Summer Street-01608, USA

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Dr. Jagat Ram
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/ijo.IJO_365_18

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We report a case of accidental ocular chemical injury by self-medication with a single application of a topical ayurvedic medication containing salicylic acid, phenol, and tincture iodine, which is being used in developing countries for treatment of various dermatological conditions.

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