Lacrimal Apparatus

Known as: Apparatus lacrimalis, Apparatus, Lacrimal, lacrimal system 
The tear-forming and tear-conducting system which includes the lacrimal glands, eyelid margins, conjunctival sac, and the tear drainage system.
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2007
2007
PURPOSE To evaluate the effectiveness of transcanalicular dacryocystorhinostomy with diode laser in treatment of epiphora in… (More)
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2006
2006
The aim of the present study was to determine the possible expression of the mucin MUC16 in the lacrimal apparatus. Expression… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE To determine if mitomycin-C (MMC) application during silicone intubation (SI) can effectively substitute for… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE To obtain new insights into the pathophysiology of primary acquired dacryostenosis. DESIGN Comparative autopsy tissue… (More)
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1997
1997
PURPOSE To measure anterior chamber bacterial and fungal contamination at the beginning and end of cataract surgery with… (More)
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1997
1997
Between years 1895 and 1995, 112 patients underwent dacryocystorhinostomy in the Department of Otorhinolaryngology at Tampere… (More)
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1996
1996
PURPOSE To determine the efficacy of balloon catheter dilatation to treat congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction in children… (More)
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1994
1994
PURPOSE To evaluate the clinical utility of plastic stents in treatment of complete obstruction of the nasolacrimal duct… (More)
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1986
1986
  • Dong Liu
  • Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • 1986
Conjunctivochalasis is an isolated bilateral condition in which redundant conjunctival tissue overlies the lower eyelid margin or… (More)
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Review
1977
Review
1977
The conditions of tear film formation and stability are governed by the surface chemical characteristics of the tear film system… (More)
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