Facial injuries

Eye injuries

Eye Injuries

Eye injuries in sport are caused either by trauma or a foreign body in the eye, or infection. As with any head injury, it is advisable to seek medical advice with any injury to the eyes, especially if vision is impaired. Black eye A black eye is a bruising of the soft tissues surrounding the …

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Nosebleed and facial injuries in sport

Nosebleed & Facial Injuries

Nosebleeds occur usually after an impact to the nose and may be associated with a fracture. However, they can occur after relatively minor injuries or be completely spontaneous. Facial fractures are breaks in any of the bones which form the face. These are the mandible or lower jaw, maxilla consisting of upper jaw and nose …

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