Ophthalmology & Optometry/left eye tearing

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hello doctor,
         my 78 year dad but the grace of god is in exactable health given age .lately his left eye feels a burning sensation then waters profusely from time to time .nothing such as a partial eyelash is inflaming it ophthalmologist check 2 of em all clear bill of heaith.Dad is a reader & says its vert annoying the tears from left eye only.We treated it with ointments washes nothing.Blinking not a problem nothing rubbing with the cornea decrease help

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Dear Michael,

It is difficult to ascertain what the cause could be without an examination.

Sometimes, it could be a blocked tear duct.

Send me the examination findings of the eye specialist visited and maybe I can help understand the case better.

If in Mumbai, glad to see him.

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Dr Shroff
www.shroffeye.org

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