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Accident: 170168710 - Employee'S Vision Marred By Dark Spot

Accident: 170168710 -- Report ID: 0950623 -- Event Date: 07/15/1991
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11190066812/05/19918062N T Enloe Memorial Hospital
On about July 15, 1991, Employee #1 noticed a dark spot in the vision field of her right eye. Because the employee worked with surgical lasers regularly, she thought a laser beam might possibly have injured her eye. She was examined by both an emergency room physician and an ophthalmologist, and the examination conducted by the ophthalmologist revealed that the spot in Employee #1's eye was not work related.
Keywords: eye, laser
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 111900668 Non Hospitalized injury Other Registered nurses

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