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Trans-oculofacial injury from airgun pellet
  1. S Iqbal1,
  2. M M K Muqit2,
  3. B J O Mathews2,
  4. F Bishop2
  1. 1Department of Surgery, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK
  2. 2Department of Ophthalmology, Leeds General Infirmary
  1. Correspondence to:
 M M K Muqit
 Department of Ophthalmology, Leeds General Infirmary, Great George Street, Leeds, LS1 3EX, UK; mmmk3{at}

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An 18-year-old boy was accidentally shot with an airgun by a friend while playing at home. He was seen in the casualty unit at Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK. A penetrating ocular injury, with a traumatic cataract and vitreous haemorrhage, was observed. A complex trans-oculofacial injury …

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