Excessive Tears (epiphora)
Epiphora is a term that describes an overflow of tears from excessive tear production.
Symptoms of Epiphora
Symptoms of excessive tear production include:
- Excessive tearing
- Lid irritation
- Matted eyelashes
- Mucous or pus-like discharge from the tear duct
Possible Causes of Epiphora
Treatment of Epiphora
Treatment for Epiphora involves symptom management and diagnosis and treatment of the underlying disorder. Your Medical Eye Center specialist will work with you to determine the cause and develop the best course of treatment.