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dry eye

n.
Keratoconjunctivitis characterized by decreased tear flow and thickening and hardening of the cornea and conjunctiva.
References in classic literature ?
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.
EpiCast Report: Dry Eye Syndrome - Epidemiology Forecast to 2024 is a market research that provides an overview of the risk factors, comorbidities, and global trends for DES in the nine major markets (9MM) (US, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, UK, Japan, China, and India).
POSITIVE IMPACT (PI) has announced that it is now the exclusive UK distributor for InflammaDry, an in-practice test to aid the diagnosis of dry eye in just four easy steps.
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Dry eyes The symptoms of dry eye include blurred vision, burning and itching of the eye and grittiness.
ALPHAEON Corporation, Irvine, CA, has acquired Physician Recommended Nutriceuticals (PRN), a developer of specialty omega-3s and related products for dry eye and macular degeneration, based in Plymouth Meeting, PA, in a transaction worth up to $55 million.
Office workers who spend long hours looking at computer screens have changes in their tear fluid similar to people with the disease known as dry eye, according to a study from Japan.
Ocular involvement in diabetes, include diabetic retinopathy, neovascular glaucoma, cataract, changes in refractive errors, Ptosis, ophthalmic nerve paralysis and dry eye syndrome.
In fact, the majority of those who suffer dry eye are women in midlife and older.
Information on common conditions such as dry eyes and macular degeneration Wade's will also soon be launching its new Dry Eye Clinics.