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What should I do if a pine needle fromthe chrsitmas poked ...

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What should I do if a pine needle fromthe chrsitmas poked my eye? I can see - it just is still painful.
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Kerry replied 10 years ago.


You may have scratched your eyeball or cornea. If you can cover your eye to give it a rest for tonight, that would be your best bet. If it still hurts in the morning you will want to see your doctor for further evaluation. Hopefully it is just irritated and will be better by morning.