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What causes dry eyes?

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Dr. Jay Bradley
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Many issues

Age, systemic meds, lid and skin disease, autoimmune disease, hormonal changes, viruses, diabetes and other neurotrophic issues, and many more.

In brief: Many issues

Age, systemic meds, lid and skin disease, autoimmune disease, hormonal changes, viruses, diabetes and other neurotrophic issues, and many more.
Dr. Jay Bradley
Dr. Jay Bradley
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Dr. Rajesh Khanna
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Many

Dry eyes us a mismatch between tear production and drainage.
Aging, contact lens wear, wind and air pollution, sunlight, environmental stress-any of these cause dry eyes.

In brief: Many

Dry eyes us a mismatch between tear production and drainage.
Aging, contact lens wear, wind and air pollution, sunlight, environmental stress-any of these cause dry eyes.
Dr. Rajesh Khanna
Dr. Rajesh Khanna
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Dr. Michael Ham
Ophthalmology

In brief: Dry eyes!

Age, hormone changes, dry air (environment), mebomian gland dysfunction (clogged oil glands that make lubricant for the eye), concentrating, vitamin a deficiency, topical drops and preservatives in them, systemic medictions, low blink rate, abnormalities of the lid, contact lens wearing, allergies!

In brief: Dry eyes!

Age, hormone changes, dry air (environment), mebomian gland dysfunction (clogged oil glands that make lubricant for the eye), concentrating, vitamin a deficiency, topical drops and preservatives in them, systemic medictions, low blink rate, abnormalities of the lid, contact lens wearing, allergies!
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