CORNEA IS THE WINDSHIELD OF THE EYE
The cornea is a dome-shaped, clear, outermost lens of the eye which covers the anterior chamber, iris, and pupil. It functions as a convex lens & along with the intraocular lens helps to focus light on the retina and forms a clear image. The cornea is responsible for almost 60% of our vision. Corneal disease is a serious condition that can cause clouding, distortion, scarring and eventually blindness.
There are many types of corneal ailments.
Dry Eye Symptoms
Here are some of the symptoms of dry eye.
Dry Eye Causes
People tend to make fewer tears as they get older due to hormonal changes. Both men and women can get dry eye. However, it is more common in women—especially those who have gone through menopause.
Here are some other causes of dry eye
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Tell your ophthalmologist about all the prescription and non-prescription medicines you take.