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Burning eyes after seeing lightning bolt, red blotches on eyes, cannot see at night, eye pain. Eye damage?

yes as of march 2 of this year, i was driving home in a real bad storm, the lighting bolts were those anvil lighting bolt.the lighting bolt came6 inches from hitting my windshield, the color of it was so bright yellow, hard to describe. i could fell the heat from it,. my eyes were on fire for about a week. my face had red bloches on it, they last a day or so, an no i cant see at night, the lights at night hurt me so bad, i cant describe of pain in my eyes, i need to know if my eyes are damabged
Asked On : Tue, 13 Nov 2012
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You are probably suffering from some damage to your cornea in either eye which is a treatable condition. You are therefore advised to see an eye specialist and take necessary treatment.

Meantime, you can use dark glasses to avoid photo-phobia and pain killers with some anti-biotic eye drops to avoid pain in the eyes.

Answered: Wed, 14 Nov 2012
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