I’m suffering from what…? The many names of Dry Eye Disease

Medical terminology for dry eye disease

As with many diseases, Dry Eye Disease is also known in a variety of medical terminology.  Once you are diagnosed, you will be able to find literature on dry eye causes and treatments by searching using the following nomenclature: Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca (KCS) Dysfunctional tear syndrome Evaporative Tear Deficiency  LASIK-induced Neurotrophic Epitheliopathy (LNE) Lacrimal Keratoconjunctivitis Arqueous Tear Deficiency Although these names will be used … [Read more...]