Endoscopic marsupialization of congenital nasolacrimal duct cyst with dacryocoele.

  title={Endoscopic marsupialization of congenital nasolacrimal duct cyst with dacryocoele.},
  author={D Roy and Nicole Guevara and Jos{\'e} Santini and Laurent Castillo},
  journal={Clinical otolaryngology and allied sciences},
  volume={27 3},
A congenital nasolacrimal duct cyst is an uncommon condition in the newborn usually treated by ophthalmologists. Prolapse or expansion of the cyst into the nose may lead to respiratory distress and difficulty in feeding as newborns are obligate nose breathers, which needs the involvement of the Otolaryngologist in diagnosis and management. The authors report a series of 8 children presenting with a congenital nasolacrimal duct cyst and dacryocoele and highlight the importance of endoscopic… CONTINUE READING


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