Efficacy of endoscopic lacrimal duct recanalization using microendoscope.

@article{Javate2010EfficacyOE,
  title={Efficacy of endoscopic lacrimal duct recanalization using microendoscope.},
  author={Reynaldo M. Javate and Ferdinand G Pamintuan and Raul T Cruz},
  journal={Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={26 5},
  pages={
          330-3
        }
}
PURPOSE To describe a new endoscopic procedure to restore the passage of tears in an obstructed lacrimal drainage system and to compare its efficacy with the standard external dacryocystorhinostomy (SE-DCR). METHODS Patients with complete and partial primary acquired nasolacrimal duct obstruction (PANDO) were randomly allocated to 2 treatment groups using completely randomized design. The first group was treated using endoscopic lacrimal duct recanalization (ELDR), while the second group was… CONTINUE READING
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