Dacryocystocele

Known as: Lacrimal Mucocele, Timo cyst, dacryocele 
A congenital or acquired mucocele that develops in the lacrimal sac. It is usually the result of nasolacrimal duct abnormalities or obstruction.
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2008
2008
Five children were diagnosed with congenital dacryocystocele; in all cases, the cystic lesion was unilateral; age ranged from 7… (More)
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2005
2005
PURPOSE Congenital dacryocystocele is a rare anomaly in the newborn child. The swelling of lachrymal sac is observed by birth and… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
PURPOSE To report the nature and frequency of complications occurring with endonasal dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR) based on routine… (More)
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2003
2003
We report an unusual presentation of a dacryocystocele in a 3-day-old child, with clinical and novel MRI findings. The… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE To improve the diagnostic and therapeutic database for congenital dacryocystoceles. STUDY DESIGN/METHODS… (More)
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1997
1997
Dacryocystocele is a rare complication of chronic dacryocystitis. We report four such cases in which epiphora and painless cystic… (More)
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Review
1995
Review
1995
Congenital dacryocystoceles presenting with intranasal extension may precipitate respiratory distress in neonates. Twenty-one… (More)
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1991
1991
Cystic intranasal masses were found in seven newborn infants with congenital dacryocystocele. The cysts were a direct extension… (More)
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1982
1982
Four cases of congenital lacrimal sac distention were managed in an initially conservative manner to further elucidate the… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
The effects of the main male and female sex hormones, testosterones and estradiol, in pokeweed mitogen (PWM)-stimulated cultures… (More)
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