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Tear symptoms

Tear symptoms: Introduction

Further information about Tear symptoms is below, or review more specific information about these types of Tear symptoms: dry eye, Epiphora, Eye dryness or other types.

Tear symptoms: Symptoms affecting the eye's ability to tear. See detailed information below for a list of 288 causes of Tear symptoms, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Tear symptoms

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Causes of Types of Tear symptoms:

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Tear symptoms Treatments

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Stories from Users for Tear symptoms

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Message Boards for Tear symptoms

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Tear symptoms: Animations

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Tear symptoms

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Tear symptoms: Deaths

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Tear symptoms: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Tear symptoms: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Article Excerpts about Tear symptoms

Tearing , or having too many tears, can come from being sensitive to light, wind, or temperature changes. Protecting your eyes (by wearing sunglasses, for instance) sometimes solves the problem. Tearing may also mean that you have a more serious problem, such as an eye infection or a blocked tear duct. Your eye doctor can treat or correct both of these conditions. (Source: excerpt from Aging and Your Eyes -- Age Page -- Health Information: NIA)

Organs affected by Tear symptoms:

The list of organs typically affected by Tear symptoms may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Tear symptoms

The list below shows some of the causes of Tear symptoms mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Tear symptoms?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Tear symptoms. Of the 288 causes of Tear symptoms that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 285 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Tear symptoms:

The following list of conditions have 'Tear symptoms' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Tear symptoms:

The following list of medical conditions have Tear symptoms or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.



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Causes of Tear symptoms Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Tear symptoms based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Tear symptoms?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Tear symptoms, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Tear symptoms:

    Subtypes of Tear symptoms:

    Dry eye (38 causes), Epiphora (52 causes), Eye dryness (13 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Tear symptoms:

    Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Watery eye (547 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Tear symptoms:

    Watery eyes (547 causes), Red eyes (630 causes), Crying (64 causes), Depressive symptoms (629 causes), Dry eye (38 causes), Epiphora (52 causes), Eye dryness (13 causes), Absolute Glaucoma

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Tear symptoms

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