Results of endoscopic mechanical dacryocystorhinostomy in primary nasolacrimal duct obstruction

@inproceedings{Kazemi2007ResultsOE,
  title={Results of endoscopic mechanical dacryocystorhinostomy in primary nasolacrimal duct obstruction},
  author={F Farahani F Hashemian M Kazemi},
  year={2007}
}
Background: Epiphora and dacryocystitis following nasolacrimal duct obstruction are considered as two widely common complaints among the patients and dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR) is the treatment choice for such conditions. Objective: To determine success rate of DCR with endoscopic and mechanical techniques. Methods: In this prospective analytic study 67 patients were operated during 2000-2003. Based on clinical history, results of regurgitation and irrigation tests and also dacryoscintigraphy… CONTINUE READING