Bladder to the Rescue

Bladder Blogg Bladders and eyes and surgery, oh my! A blind blue heron was recently operated on to fix its broken corneas. A surgeon covered the corneas with bits of pig bladder, which is known to help tissue regenerate. For now the bird gets to stay in a pond full of fish; here's hoping he'll recover enough to see 'em!

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