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Can skin rosacea lead to ocular rosacea?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner

If you have skin rosacea, you may have a chance of developing ocular rosacea. Watch for symptoms such as dry, red, or itchy eyes. If you have skin rosacea and you also have symptoms of ocular rosacea, talk with your doctor about proper medication and eye cleansing methods.

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