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Black Eye

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Comment from: patty, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: September 15

I fell outside on the sidewalk and my glasses’ frame was pushed into my face. That left me with a gash on my nose and two black and blue eyes.

Comment from: lenore, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: April 18

I got hit years ago and I have 2 black eyes that never went away. It looks real bad. I have tried everything, nothing works.

Comment from: popeye, 75 or over Female (Patient) Published: August 25

I sandal got hung on the edge of the carpet and I fell, landing face down on my nose! Before the evening, my eye started developing shades of purple and black all over. The next day, the bruising stretched around my entire eye. I’m going to look like a raccoon!

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