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Black Eye


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Comment from: sue, 55-64 (Patient) Published: October 31

I fell over, the curb hit my head over the top of my eyebrow and lower cheek, and gave me a black eye.

Comment from: happypami, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: December 16

I fell and skinned my arm and hit my head on pavement. I had a large knot on my head just above my temple. I was wearing my glasses at the time I fell. Strangely my eye did not start to blacken until four days after the injury. By the fifth day my eye was entirely black. It is not swollen just very black all around the eye.

Comment from: redwow, 65-74 Male (Patient) Published: November 11

I am in good health. I do take Pradaxa because of my age. One of my eyes turned black (as in a shiner)! It went away after a week. I did nothing to cause it. Today, I have a black eye again.


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