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ASP is a tried and true treatment for recurrent corneal erosion syndrome, which you may be experiencing with all the flap problems you've had since your lasik. PRK also works for this condition.
I do believe that, from what you have said, it should help you.
You should also consider the possibility that you may have some component of blepharitis contributing to your tear film problems. For this I suggest baby shampoo lid scrubs.
Blepharitis is a condition where glands in the eyelids are not functioning normally. They become plugged and instead of putting out their normal clear, oily secretions, they put out thick, toothpaste like gunk. You may not be able to see this “gunk” yourself, unless it is really bad, but it shows up clearly on slit lamp examination.
The best treatment for this condition daily lid scrubs combined with warm compresses. I like to use baby shampoo for lid scrubs. In the shower, place the shampoo on your index fingers, close your eyes, raise your eyebrows (to stretch the skin on your eyelids) and scrub back and forth along your eyelashes for 3 to 5 minutes. The hot water in the shower helps to soften the plugged oils in the glands while the mechanical scrubbing with your soapy fingers removes the oils.
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