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My husbands eyes are very swollen and red with pus. He got a

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My husbands eyes are very swollen and red with pus. He got a small amount of
diesel fuel from his glove in his eyes. We used an occupational eye wash. Than
a small amount of epson salt water (ow!) and just plain warm water. please help.
Thanks, ***** *****
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. James replied 7 years ago.

It is important to continue to rinse his eyes to remove all the diesal from the surface of his eyes for about 20-25 minutes. Due to the severity of his reaction, it is recommend you go to an urgent care or eye doctor to evaluate the extent of the injury to the eye.

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