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A 68-year-old male asked:

What is a sticky liquid coming out of my left eye?

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Dr. Yale Kanter
Ophthalmology 62 years experience
Eye secretion: If this secretion is relatively clear it could be a mucous secretion. If it is green or yellow it could represent an infection. Either could also be associated with a nasolacrimal duct obstruction or a tear sac infection. It would be best to see an ophthalmologist if this persists.

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