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How to help flash burn from welding?

A doctor may prescribe antibiotic drops for your eye to prevent infection, as well as specialized drops called “atropine” drops which dilate your pupils and help take strain off the eye muscles. It is important to treat your flash burn immediately, as the sooner you begin treatment, the sooner your eye will heal.

What is a flash burn? Flash burn is any burn injury caused by intense flashes of light, high voltage electric current, or strong thermal radiation. These may originate from, for example, a sufficiently large BLEVE, a thermobaric weapon explosion or a nuclear blast of sufficient magnitude.

What is flash burn in eye? A flash burn is a painful inflammation of the cornea, which is the clear tissue that covers the front of the eye. A flash burn occurs when you are exposed to bright ultraviolet (UV) light.

What is flash welding? Flash welding. Flash welding is a type of resistance welding that does not use any filler metals. The pieces of metal to be welded are set apart at a predetermined distance based on material thickness, material composition, and desired properties of the finished weld.