1 Medicine Excessive watering of the eye.
- The eye is the most sensitive organ in riot control because CS causes epiphora, blepharospasm, a burning sensation, and visual problems.
- This results in tears pooling in the cul-de-sac produced by the lower lid ectropion and resultant epiphora.
- These tumours tend to go unnoticed until obstruction or compression of structures occurs, resulting in symptoms such as diplopia, epiphora or nasal obstruction.
For editors and proofreaders
Definition of epiphora in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.