Dry eye syndrome (DES) is caused by alterations to the tear film and anterior surface of the eye. It is a common problem. Patients with DES complain of itchiness, stinging or burning or a feeling of a foreign body in the eye and tired eye. If untreated, it may lead to damage of the cornea, transient fluctuations of vision and blepharitis.
KeywordsDry eye Sjogren’s Blepharitis Tarsorrhaphy
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