The impact of nasal conjunctivochalasis on tear functions and ocular surface findings.

@article{Wang2007TheIO,
  title={The impact of nasal conjunctivochalasis on tear functions and ocular surface findings.},
  author={Yan Wang and Murat Doğru and Yukihiro Matsumoto and Samantha K. Ward and Igarashi Ayako and Yiqian Hu and Naoko Okada and Yoko Ogawa and Jun Shimazaki and Kazuo Tsubota},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2007},
  volume={144 6},
  pages={930-937}
}
PURPOSE To investigate the effect of grade 3 nasal conjunctivochalasis (NCCh) on the tear film inflammation, ocular surface findings, and tear function findings. DESIGN Prospective, observational case series. METHODS Eleven eyes with Yokoi grade 3 NCCh in which the chalatic conjunctiva occluded the punctum and 18 eyes without NCCh but with central or temporal conjunctivochalasis, or both, and 16 eyes of healthy controls were recruited prospectively. Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for… CONTINUE READING

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