Jude Denver E asked in HealthOptical · 1 decade ago

What is the term of the sticky substance secreted by the naso lacrimal duct?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    The lacrimal gland secretes tears, which should not be sticky. If you have sticky discharge in your eyes, this is a sign of infection and you need to see an ophthalmologist or other medical doctor.

    Source(s): "The Human Eye" (textbook) by Kay Alicyn Ferrell, Ph. D. and Naomi Tuttle, B.S.N, R. N.
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    1 decade ago


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