Delhi Journal of Ophthalmology

An Unusual Case of Penetrating Ocular Trauma Caused by an Eagle’s Claw

Tanvi Poy Raiturcar1, Noopur Nayak Shinkre2, Ugam P.S Usgaonkar2
1Department of Ophthalmology, Consultant Ophthalmology Dr Tanvi's Eye Care, Panjim, Goa, India
2Department of Ophthalmology, Goa Medical College and Hospital, Goa, India

Editor-in-Chief, Delhi Journal of Ophthalmology, Dr R.P.Centre, AIIMS.


Corresponding Author:

Tanvi Poy Raiturcar
Consultant Ophthalmology
Dr Tanvi's Eye Care, Panjim, Goa, India
Email: tanvi1491@gmail.com


Received: 25-JUN-2020 Accepted: 03-AUG-2020 Published Online: 09-JUL-2021
DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.7869/djo.668

Abstract
We report the second case of penetrating ocular trauma caused by injury with an eagle’s claw. The patient developed a full thickness corneal tear which was sutured. Patient had a good visual recovery.

Keywords :Ocular Injury, Eagle Claw