Dry Eyes Crossword Puzzle

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QUESTIONS LIST: tearfilm: a complex system consisting of three layers that moisturizes, flushes contaminants out of the eye, and protects the ocular surface, mebomiangland: a structure involved in tear film production, blepharospasm: excessive blinking, a diagnostic measure for dry eyes, isotretinoin: a retinoid used for acne treatment, which reduces sebum production and shrinks sebaceous glands, artificialtears: compositions used for pharmacological management of dry eyes, which include water, active ingredients, and preservatives, schirmertest: a diagnostic test for dry eyes, lacrimalapparatus: a structure involved in tear film production, consisting of the lacrimal gland and its ducts, lasiksurgery: a surgery that is a risk factor for dry eyes, as it can cause damage to the nerves that stimulate tear production, aqueouslayer: one of the three layers of the tear film, which contains water, electrolytes, and proteins, tbut: an acronym for a diagnostic test that measures how long it takes for the tear film to break up, gobletcell: a structure involved in tear film production, located in the conjunctiva, blepharitis: an inflammatory condition of the eyelids that can cause dry eyes, hyaluronicacid: one of the major active ingredients in artificial tears, which helps to lubricate and protect the ocular surface, ectropion: a condition in which the eyelid turns outward and can cause dry eyes, cellulose: a major active ingredient in artificial tears that helps to stabilize the tear film and prevent evaporation, nac: an acronym for a vitamin-like compound that is sometimes included in artificial tears for its antioxidant properties.