Saturday, February 27, 2010

Did Not Know This

When you have a black eye, you have a bilateral periorbital hematoma.

5 comments:

Miss Ginger Grant said...

and you just THOUGHT you retied from teaching!

I learn something new every time you blog!

SteveA said...

I don't think I can remember that name!

Pseudonymph said...

Wouldn't bilateral be two black eyes?
Really, really bad luck; or, you should see the OTHER guy

Joy said...

I thought about that, too, Kim. Perhaps it means both sides of the eye. "peri" means around or surrounding. This isn't one of my favorite trivia posts.

Kyle said...

No wonder we say I have a black eye.