dry eye


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dry eye

n.
Keratoconjunctivitis characterized by decreased tear flow and thickening and hardening of the cornea and conjunctiva.
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What happier women might have thought of his sermon I cannot say; there was not a dry eye among us at the Refuge.
His lips were firm, his chin prominent, he had a hard, dry eye, and his manner was precise and formal.
Maston had found in his own dry eyes one ancient tear, which he had doubtless reserved for the occasion.
It was not with dry eyes that Jones heard this narrative; when it was ended he took Mrs Miller apart with him into another room, and, delivering her his purse, in which was the sum of L50, desired her to send as much of it as she thought proper to these poor people.
This little sermon she spoke with a gentle solemn voice, and dry eyes, until she came to the account of their meeting--then the discourse broke off suddenly, the tender heart overflowed, and taking the boy to her breast, she rocked him in her arms and wept silently over him in a sainted agony of tears.
I waited behind her chair, and was pained to behold Catherine, with dry eyes and an indifferent air, commence cutting up the wing of a goose before her.
by Courtesy of News USa The incidence of dry eye rises with age.
Discuss the severity of overnight dry eye and how Retaine PM can provide relief.
Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai has launched a new Dry Eye Clinic in its specialist eye hospital to meet the rising demand for diagnosis and treatment of an increasingly common eye complaint among the community.
A simplified definition of dry eye as well as a new classification system will help optometrists to diagnose and manage the disease, advise the experts behind the latest DEWS report.
DUBLIN -- Allergan PLC has launched Refresh Optive Mega-3, an over-the-counter artificial tears product that is the latest innovation in the Refresh portfolio to help those who suffer from dry eye.
An estimated 20 million Americans or more suffer from dry eye syndrome.