Dry Eye Syndrome, also known as keratoconjunctivitis sicca, is a common eye condition.
What is Dry Eye Syndrome?
Dry eye syndrome is a common condition which arises when the eyes do not produce enough tears or when the tears evaporate too quickly. A healthy tear layer is essential in providing good vision and eye comfort.
Dry eye syndrome typically affects both eyes although the severity of the symptoms may vary between two eyes. Patients with dry eye syndrome may experience any of the following: