Agger nasi cell mucosal autograft for lacrimal sac reconstruction during endonasal dacryocystorhinostomy

@article{Tsirbas2004AggerNC,
  title={Agger nasi cell mucosal autograft for lacrimal sac reconstruction during endonasal dacryocystorhinostomy},
  author={A. Tsirbas and P. Wormald},
  journal={Orbit},
  year={2004},
  volume={23},
  pages={105 - 110}
}
A mucosal autograft composed of agger nasi cell mucosa was used to reconstruct the lacrimal sac mucosa in a young woman with a cicatrised lacrimal sac and obstructed nasolacrimal system. The patient had undergone a previous external dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR), dacryocystectomy and revision mechanical endonasal DCR. There was persistent epiphora and at further mechanical endonasal (MEN) DCR it was noted that only a small cuff of lacrimal sac mucosa around the common canaliculus was present. To… Expand
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