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What are eye boogers really called?

what's the scientific/medical name for eye boogies??

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 6:03 PM on Oct. 30, 2008 in Health

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  • I don't know, but on my baby the pediatrician called it drainage from the eye. We took our son for his check up and the pediatrician said he might have a blocked tear duct and that's why he had the drainage.
    lilmomma4

    Answer by lilmomma4 at 6:56 PM on Oct. 30, 2008



  • : a piece of dried nasal mucus

    Boogers are mucus (myoo-kuss). Mucus is the thin, slippery material that is found inside your nose. Many people call mucus snot. Your nose makes nearly a cupful of snot every day. Snot is produced by the mucous membranes in the nose, which it moistens and protects.
    libraNgemini

    Answer by libraNgemini at 9:56 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

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