Congenital lacrimal fistula associated with Down syndrome

  title={Congenital lacrimal fistula associated with Down syndrome},
  author={Sangmoon Lee and Namju Kim and Sang In Khwarg and Ho-kyung Choung and Min Joung Lee},
  journal={Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology},
The aim of this work is to investigate the prevalence and clinical characteristics of congenital lacrimal fistula in Down syndrome patients. The medical records of 198 Down syndrome patients who were referred to a tertiary ophthalmology clinic from 2000 to 2010 were retrospectively reviewed to identify patients with congenital lacrimal fistula. The demographic data, clinical features, clinical management, and clinical outcomes were recorded. The main outcome measures were the presence and… CONTINUE READING


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