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What does K SICCA stand for?

K SICCA stands for Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca (ophthalmology; form of eye inflammation)

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html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Pathology EpiCast Report: Dry Eye Syndrome - Epidemiology Forecast to 2022 Summary Dry eye syndrome, also known as keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS), is a multi-factorial disease of the eye caused by dryness, decreased tear production, or increased tear film evaporation.
Byline: Dr Miriam Stoppard's health focus DRY EYES KERATOCONJUNCTIVITIS SICCA What is it?
Left untreated, irritated and tearing eyes can lead to more serious problems such as blurry vision, cornea infections, and even an ocular surface disease called keratoconjunctivitis sicca.