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Table 3 Gross pathology after a 26 psi blast wave

From: Exacerbation of blast-induced ocular trauma by an immune response

Type of injury 0 day 3 days 7 days 14 days 28 days
(24) a 23 14 9 7
Corneal abrasion 4 (17)b 1 (4) 0 0 0
CE 0 16 (70) 5 (36) 5 (56) 6 (86)
CNV 1 (4) 4 (17) 2 (14) 4 (44) 2 (29)
Corneal scarring 0 2 (9) 1 (7) 4 (44) 5 (71)
Hyphema 0 6 (26) 1 (7) 0 0
Corneal growth 0 0 0 1 (11) 1 (14)
Torn iris 0 0 0 1 (11) 2 (29)
Traumatic cataract 0 8 (35) 1 (7) 1 (11) 1 (14)
  1. aTotal number of eyes examined. bNumber of eyes with pathology (percentage). CE, corneal edema; CNV, corneal neovascularization.