Dry Eye Syndrome (cont.)
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What Is the Prognosis for Dry Eye Syndrome?
The prognosis for dry eye syndrome varies, depending on the underlying cause. Many conditions mentioned above are chronic but manageable. In advanced cases, the prognosis worsens if the dryness results in corneal ulcers, keratoconjunctivitis infections, or scarring. Intensive treatment and close follow-up is needed in those cases.
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