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Doctor finds 27 contact lenses lost in woman's eye, British Medical Journal reports - Washington Post

A brief write-up in the British Medical Journal claims that doctors found 27 contact lenses in a 67-year-old patient's eye when she was being prepped for surgery at England's Solihull Hospital. The piece was authored by Rupal Morjaria, a specialist ...and more »

Doctors find 27 contact lenses in woman's eye - KTVQ Billings News

A 67-year-old woman scheduled for routine cataract surgery in November thought it was just dry eye and old age causing her discomfort, she told her surgeons. But what doctors at Solihull Hospital in the UK found to be the real cause of her discomfort ...and more »

UK doctors find 27 contact lenses stuck in woman's eye - Times of India

LONDON: Doctors in the UK have found 27 contact lenses stuck in a 67-year-old woman's eye while they were preparing her for a cataract surgery. The lenses, which resembled a "blueish mass" in the patient's eye, were causing her discomfort that she ...and more »

"Lost" Contact Lenses: A Cautionary Tale - University of Utah Health Care

Reports of doctors removing 27 disposable contact lenses from a 67-year-old British woman's eye hit the news over the weekend. While you may be wondering how in the world this happened and why the woman was “shocked” when doctors discovered that ...and more »

British doctors pull 27 contact lenses out of woman's eye - KHQ Right Now

A cautionary tale for all of you contact lens wearers about the importance of regular eye exams. Doctors in England claim they discovered 27 contact lenses in a woman's eye as they prepped her for cataract surgery. They say the lenses were clumped ...and more »

A Surgeon Found 17 Contact Lenses in a Patient's Eye — Then Things Got Worse - POPSUGAR

A 67-year-old patient was about to undergo cataract surgery when her surgeon discovered a "blueish mass" in her eye. As the surgeon and her colleagues injected anesthesia into the patient's eye, they removed the object — only to find that it was ...and more »

Horrified Surgeons Discover 27 Contact Lenses in Woman's Eye - Gizmodo

While prepping a 67-year-old female patient for routine cataract surgery at England's Solihull Hospital, physicians noticed a strange bluish blob in one of her eyes. On closer look, the blob turned out to be 17 contact lenses stuck together. Another 10 ...and more »

Doctors find 27 contact lenses lodged in woman's eye, journal reports - USA TODAY

Surgeons in the U.K. discovered a "bluish mass" of 17 contact lenses in a woman's eye, according to a new medial journal report. They then found 10 more lenses in the same eye, totaling 27 in all. The 67-year-old patient hadn't complained of any ...and more »

Doctors Find 27 Contact Lenses 'Bound Together by Mucus' in a Patient's Eye - TIME

Doctors recently found 27 contact lenses in a patient's eye while they were prepping her for surgery. In a write-up in the British Medical Journal, the authors said the 17 of the lenses were stuck together in a “bluish . . . hard mass” and were “bound ...and more »

Doctors say they removed 27 contact lenses from a woman's eye - INSIDER

Last November, a 67-year-old woman arrived at the UK's Solihull Hospital for a routine cataract surgery. Nothing seemed amiss until doctors found 27 contact lenses stuck inside her eye. That's according to a new case report/nightmare scenario published ...and more »