What is it about?
We show how tear lactoferrin levels is affected by blockage of eyelid margin oil glands called meibomian glands.
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Why is it important?
Dry eye and allergies are very common condition. Lactoferrin is a known biomarker that is reduced in dry eye, however how it is affected in eyelid disease and ocular allergies is still unknown.
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This page is a summary of: Tear Lactoferrin and Features of Ocular Allergy in Different Severities of Meibomian Gland Dysfunction, Optometry and Vision Science, October 2018, Wolters Kluwer Health, DOI: 10.1097/opx.0000000000001285.
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