Neonatal dacryostenosis as a risk factor for anisometropia.

  title={Neonatal dacryostenosis as a risk factor for anisometropia.},
  author={Joshua T. Piotrowski and Nancy N Diehl and Brian Mohney},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  volume={128 9},
OBJECTIVE To determine whether there is a relationship between congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction (CNLDO) and subsequent refractive error disorders in children. METHODS The medical records of children 5 years and younger diagnosed as having CNLDO between January 1, 2000, and December 31, 2007, were retrospectively reviewed. RESULTS Three hundred five consecutive children were diagnosed as having CNLDO at a median age of 12.3 months (range, 0.8 months to 4.8 years). Thirty children (9… CONTINUE READING