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Why does eye booger form?

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Dr. Ari Weitzner
Ophthalmology
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In brief: The sandman

Eye boogers is simply dried out mucus from the eye.

In brief: The sandman

Eye boogers is simply dried out mucus from the eye.
Dr. Ari Weitzner
Dr. Ari Weitzner
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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology

In brief: Mucus!

Usually eye boogers come from dried mucus or oil buildup.
This can be a symptom of blepharitis or dry eye. Try washing it out with warm water and using artificial tears - if this doesn't clear it up in a few days, see an ophthalmologist.

In brief: Mucus!

Usually eye boogers come from dried mucus or oil buildup.
This can be a symptom of blepharitis or dry eye. Try washing it out with warm water and using artificial tears - if this doesn't clear it up in a few days, see an ophthalmologist.
Dr. David Kira
Dr. David Kira
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