The dry eye: its mechanisms and therapy, with evidence that contact lens is a cause

CLAO J. Oct-Dec 1986;12(4):234-46.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Contact Lenses / adverse effects*
  • Contact Lenses, Extended-Wear / adverse effects
  • Contact Lenses, Hydrophilic / adverse effects
  • Cornea / ultrastructure
  • Epithelium / ultrastructure
  • Eyelids / physiopathology
  • Humans
  • Lipid Metabolism
  • Mucins / metabolism
  • Tears / metabolism
  • Xerophthalmia / etiology*
  • Xerophthalmia / therapy

Substances

  • Mucins