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hi doctors, was just wondering what is dry eye syndrome? is it when your eyes water?

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Dr. George Yang
Ophthalmology 27 years experience
Dty eyes: Dry eye syndrome refers to dry eyes, regardless of the cause. Excessive tearing is a possible symptom of dry eyes, but is very non-specific and may represent another problem. See you eye MD for a specific diagnosis and treatment as necessary.

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Last updated Jun 26, 2014

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