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A 45-year-old female asked:

i am concerned with my tears. every time i cry or my eyes get watery , i wipe my eyes but there are hard pieces i wipe away too. what is it?

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Dr. Ari Weitzner
Ophthalmology 33 years experience
Not sure: Most of us have some crusting on the lashes which can feel hard, like sleep in your eyes when you wake up in the morning.

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Last updated Aug 24, 2013

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