Web Desk: Wearing contact lenses can be the best option for the people who do not want to wear glasses. But a horrifying experience of this woman would force you to keep your powered-lenses at bay.
A British woman went to the doctor for a cyst in her eye was shocked when they discovered a 28-year old contact lens in her eye.
The 42-year-old woman had no idea that she had been carrying the contact lens around for nearly three decades. Surgeon found the rigid contact lens after an MRI scan showed a lump above her left eye. The lump was removed after surgery.
At the age of 14, the woman was hit in the eye by a shuttlecock. She assumed that the lens she was wearing had fallen out and was lost. Doctor are not sure what exactly caused the woman to react to the contact lens after 28 years, given that she had been fine for so long.