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What are symptoms of dry eyes?

What are symptoms of dry eyes?

Many.....: Most common are burning, blurry vision and scratchy or foreign body sensation. ...Read more

Dr. Jay Bradley
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Dry Eyes (Definition)

Dry eyes is a clinical finding in which a person's eyes are not properly lubricated with tears. This may be due to excessive heat, dehydration, ...Read more


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I've been sick with bronchitis for a while and I still am, these past two weeks I've been experiencing symptoms of dry eyes is that because I am sick?

I've been sick with bronchitis for a while and I still am, these past two weeks I've been experiencing symptoms of dry eyes is that because I am sick?

Dry eyes: Don't know if you are taking meds for bronchitis which may do this, or possibly the bronchitis is a manifestation of an autoimmune process which is causing dry eyes and manifested by Sjogren;s syndrome. The two conditions may be unrelated. Check with your doctor. ...Read more

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Are dry eyes something that can be cured? I have read on how to maintain symptoms of dry eyes but not how to get rid of them completely.

Not usually: Dry eyes can be caused by some medications and can be irritated by quite a few things (e.g. smoke, sunlight, air travel). So if you have one of those situations, address accordingly. often, however, it is an intrinsic problem. If you wear contact lenses, Then you need to be extra careful. Some people believe that taking Omega-3/6 fatty acid supplements may help. There are also many lubricants OTC. ...Read more

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Please help! what are the signs of dry eyes?

Please help! what are the signs of dry eyes?

Dry eye symptoms: Include dryness, blurry vision, redness, irritation, foreign body sensation and even excess tearing. ...Read more

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Can dry eyes cause eyelids to droop, like is it a symptom?

Can dry eyes cause eyelids to droop, like is it a symptom?

Voluntary ptosis: Sometimes due to the discomfort of dry eyes the upper lids are kept lower to reduce friction of blinking. If you are concerned see your ophthalmologist since some serious conditions show up with drooping lids even in a young person. ...Read more

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What is the specific symptomps of eyes allergy and dry eyes ? What is the best medicine for eyes allergy ?

What is the specific symptomps of eyes allergy and dry eyes ? What is the best medicine for eyes allergy ?

Itch or burn: Both allergic and dry eyes tend to tear and get red. However allergic eyes are itching, dry eyes often burning and may even cause double vision. ...Read more

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Are vision problems also associated with dry eyes and if so are they treated the same as other dry eye symptoms.

Are vision problems also associated with dry eyes and if so are they treated the same as other dry eye symptoms.

Depends: Ordinary dry eyes are sometimes uncomfortable but not harmful. If the dryness is more severe then the surface of the eye can develop dry spots that impair the vision and if severe, the front of the eye can break down. If the vision is impaired then extra strong treatment from your ophthalmologist will be necessary. ...Read more

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Do cervical spondlysis cause nerve compression.What are symptims of nerve compressio .Can it b reason for dry eyes ?

No: Neck arthritis would not cause your eyes to be dry. Neck spondylosis can compression nerves in the neck and cause radiating pain or numbness or weakness in the arms, shoulder, and hands. ...Read more

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I have sjogrens. I know dry eyes is a symptoms. But i'm getting styes and infections quite often.. That normal?

I have sjogrens. I know dry eyes is a symptoms. But i'm getting styes and infections quite often.. That normal?

May be related: Why do you have these is the question. Your ophthalmologist can help clarify this and you need to have this done. It also depends what systems your sjogren's invovles and how it can be related to these. ...Read more

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