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I get crusty eyes whenever i get sick. Is this normal?

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Dr. Jeffrey Davis
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Yes

The virus that causes colds can also affect your eyes because your eyes are covered by mucousal tissue like your throat.
This can cause the crusting. If it persists, see your doctor.

In brief: Yes

The virus that causes colds can also affect your eyes because your eyes are covered by mucousal tissue like your throat.
This can cause the crusting. If it persists, see your doctor.
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