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Siderosis bulbi: out of sight, out of mind?

BMJ 2017; 358 doi: (Published 07 September 2017) Cite this as: BMJ 2017;358:j3488
  1. Farzana Rahman, ophthalmology trainee,1,
  2. Philip Alexander, consultant ophthalmologist,2,
  3. Lyndon da Cruz, consultant ophthalmologist3
  1. 1Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, UK
  2. 2Cambridge University Hospitals, Cambridge, UK
  3. 3Institute of Ophthalmology, University College London, London, UK
  1. Correspondence to F Rahman frahman1{at}

A 57 year old man presented to the emergency department with a foreign body in the cornea after drilling metal. The object was removed and …

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