Airbag-associated injury producing cyclodialysis cleft and ocular hypotony

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Airbags have gained widespread acceptance as devices that reduce the morbidity and mortality associated with motor vehicle accidents. Recent reports of airbag-associated ocular injury suggest that further refinement in airbag technology may be warranted. The authors describe a patient who had a cyclodialysis cleft and ocular hypotony following injury to the eye from an airbag.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)955-957
Number of pages3
JournalOphthalmic Surgery and Lasers
Issue number11
StatePublished - Nov 1 1996


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  • Ophthalmology

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