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A 22-year-old female asked:

Excessive crying last night, and as a result my eyes were v. heavy. have now noticed my left eye has slight blurred vision, also when right is closed?

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Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Temporary: Your vision will recover from the crying. Crying removes the mucous from the surface of the eye making it dry. This blurs the vision. The mucous layer will recover in a day or so.
Last updated May 10, 2021


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