Dacriocistorrinostomia endoscópica nasal: resultados e vantagens sobre a abordagem externa

  title={Dacriocistorrinostomia endosc{\'o}pica nasal: resultados e vantagens sobre a abordagem externa},
  author={Daniel Salgado K{\"u}pper and Ricardo Cassiano Demarco and Renato Oliveira Resende and Wilma T Anselmo-Lima and Fabiana C P Valera and Iracema Moribe},
Dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR) is a procedure used to create a lachrymal drainage pathway into the nasal cavity in order to reestablish the permanent drainage of a previously obstructed excretory system. AIM: to report our results obtained with endoscopic DCR technique, describing its advantages and disadvantages STUDY DESIGN: Historic cohort. MATERIAL AND METHOD: we retrospectively analyzed thirty-two dacryocystorhinostomies performed at the Otorhinolaryngology Discipline from March 2002 to… CONTINUE READING