Ocular Injury

Half of all lightning victims will have ocular injuries, including optic nerve atrophy, papilledema, retinal hemorrhage, retinal detachment, corneal abrasion, hyphema, uveitis, vitreous hemorrhage, and cataracts. Cataracts are the most common single injury and may develop immediately or as late as 2 years after a strike. Pupillary findings may include iridocyclitis, mydriasis, anisocoria, and Horner's syndrome. Dilated unresponsive pupils may be due to transient autonomic dysfunction and should not be used as a sign of brain death.

Sleep Apnea

Sleep Apnea

Have You Been Told Over And Over Again That You Snore A Lot, But You Choose To Ignore It? Have you been experiencing lack of sleep at night and find yourself waking up in the wee hours of the morning to find yourself gasping for air?

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