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Dry Eye Syndrome Treatment Van Wert OH

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Rick Baron OD
Baals & Wiegand Family Eye
(260) 724-4318
1402 Yorkshire Dr
Decatur, IN
 
Van Wert Vision Llc
(419) 238-9244
215 N Market St
Van Wert, OH
Services
Optometrist

Van Wert Vision
Dr. Darren Karcher
(419) 238-9244
1183 Westwood Dr.
Van Wert, OH
 
Milena Stekly OD
(419) 232-6004
793 Fox Rd
Van Wert, OH
 
Miller Optometric
(419) 238-9412
321 W Main St
Van Wert, OH
 
Steven Bennett OD
Family Vision
(260) 724-2517
Po Box 512
Decatur, IN
 
MarkA. Bidlack,O.D.
(419) 238-9244
Van Wert Vision, Ltd.,215 N. Market St.
Van Wert, OH
 
Miller Vision Center
Dr. Dennis Miller
(419) 238-5503
321 W. Main St.
Van Wert, OH
 
Cole Vision Corporation
(419) 238-5543
793 Fox Rd
Van Wert, OH
Services
Optometrist

Miller & Miller
(419) 238-9412
321 W Main St
Van Wert, OH
 

Dry Eye Syndrome Causes And Treatments

Dry eye syndrome is an extremely common condition in which the tear film that lubricates the surface of the eye is abnormal. It is usually due to one of two causes: decreased tear production or increased tear evaporation. Common causes of decreased tear production include Sjogren's syndrome (an autoimmune disorder in which the lacrimal gland is disfunctional) lacrimal gland disease, and decreased corneal sensation. Common causes of excessive tear evaporation include blepharitis (in which the oil glands around the eyelashes are clogged), blink problems, and eyelid closing problems. Other causes of dry eye syndrome include systemic diseases (sarcoidosis, human immunodeficiency virus, multiple sclerosis, lymphoma, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, and vitamin A deficiency), certain medications (antihistamines, decongestants, blood pressure medication, and antipsychotic agents) glaucoma eye drops, and prolonged wearing of contact lenses. Postmenopausal women may be especially prone to developing dry eye syndrome. Most cases of dry eye syndrome are not associated with a general medical disease or serious eye problem.

Symptoms You May Experience:
You may experience a burning sensation in the eye, dryness, the feeling that something is in the eye, blurry vision, and sensitivity to light. These symptoms are often worse at the end of the day or after prolonged use of the eyes...

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