Keratoconjunctivitis sicca

What is Keratoconjunctivitis sicca?

Keratoconjunctivitis sicca, also called xerophthalmia or dry eye syndrome (DES)is an eye disease caused by eye dryness, which, in turn, is caused by either decreased tear production or increased tear film evaporation.

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Hello, my right caruncle has been swollen for as long as I can remember. It is slightly darker than the left and protruds slightly from my eye. It...

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Hi Friend I am Dr Bilal and I am an Ophthalmologist
Welcome to Health Care Magic and thanks for writing to us .
I would like to answer your...

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Hi for the past 5 moths I have been experiencing eye problems I do wear glasses but just for driving because I can't see from a far distance, My...

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THE EYE ALLERGY MAY BE ASSOCIATED WITH SINUS ALLERGY
GET XRAY PNS WATERS VIEW
AND GET TREATED YOUR BOTH PROBLEMS WILL BE SOLVED
AT MOMENT TAKE DOXI...

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Helo Doctor , I have red eye problem. Iam using spectacles and using MOSI D type eye dropes regularly. is it because of dry eye and what is the...

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Hi,Ramesh (not Dr Ramesh !)
Thanks for query,
It seems that you might have blockage of lacrimal ducts causing dry eyes.
put Sulphacetamide 20 %...

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