Success Rate of Probing for Congenital Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction at Various Ages

@inproceedings{Perveen2014SuccessRO,
  title={Success Rate of Probing for Congenital Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction at Various Ages},
  author={Semi Perveen and Aalia Rasool Sufi and Sabia Rashid and Afroz Ulla Khan},
  booktitle={Journal of ophthalmic & vision research},
  year={2014}
}
PURPOSE To determine the success rate of probing for congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction (CNLDO) in various age groups. METHODS One hundred children (118 eyes) aged 4 to 48 months diagnosed with CNLDO were included and divided into 6 groups; group 1: infants 4-6 months of age, group 2: infants from 7 to 12 months, group 3: toddlers 13-18 months of age, group 4: older toddlers 19-24 months old, group 5: children from 25 to 36 months, and group 6: children 37-48 months of age. Probing was… CONTINUE READING