I had a Px yesterday who had a severe abrasion. Had been at A and E but lid not everted and he felt something under lid. Rubbish photo but I found a lash embedded under lid. It was quite difficult to remove and I was a bit unsure whether it actually was growing through the tarsal … Continue reading "Lash in tarsal plate?"
A patient came after one week self medication from the pharmacy. I knew that the one thing that Chloramphenicol doesn’t work on is Pseudomonas. I gave her Ofloxacin loading dose two hourly two days, then qds. The infection has gone as she isn’t staining with fluorescein but the corneal abrasion where her fingernail slipped is … Continue reading "finger nail corneal abrasion"