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Doctors Find Nearly 30 Contact Lenses Stuck In Woman's Eye During 'Routine' Cataract Surgery - International Business Times

GettyImages-169595329 A 67-year-old British woman had 27 contact lenses found on her eyeball during surgery, doctors say. Photo: Getty Images. A “routine” cataract surgery uncovered nearly 30 contact lenses stuck together in two separate chunks in a 67 ...and more »

Doctors Report Removing 27 Contact Lenses From A Woman's Eye - NPR

It wasn't old age, or disease: A "bluish foreign body" that was found in an English woman's eye turned out to be a mass of contact lenses, surprising medical staff who were preparing the woman, 65, for routine cataract surgery. They report pulling 27 ...and more »

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

A woman had 27 old contact lenses stuck in her eye, according to a new case study published in the BMJ. Doctors noticed the old contacts when they were about to perform cataract surgery. The woman apparently had no idea there was something lodged in ...and more »

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

This clump of 17 contacts was found in one patient's eye. Another 10 were pulled out later. 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 ...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 many ...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 »

27 Contact Lenses Are Found in Woman's Eye, Doctors Report - New York Times

For years, she had assumed that the strange sensation in her right eye was just a part of a changing body, nothing worth troubling over. Fortunately for the unidentified 67-year-old woman, doctors preparing her for routine cataract surgery last ...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 »

Doctors find 27 contact lenses lodged in woman's eye - Las Vegas Review-Journal

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 Stuck In Woman's Eye: Patient Thought Discomfort Was Due To 'Old Age' - The Inquisitr

A 67-year-old woman thought that her eye discomfort was due to dry eye and old age. But to her shock and that of eye doctors, it was revealed that 27 contact lenses were found lodged in the patient's eye. As related by Optometry Today, the patient was ...and more »