Lacrimal Duct Obstruction

Known as: Tear Duct Obstruction, Lacrimal Duct Obstructions, blocked ducts tear 
Interference with the secretion of tears by the lacrimal glands. Obstruction of the LACRIMAL SAC or NASOLACRIMAL DUCT causing acute or chronic… (More)
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND The most common treatment for congenital lacrimal duct obstruction is standard probing without dacryoendoscopy… (More)
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2008
2008
A total of 585 infants and children, with 802 con­ genital nasolacrimal duct obstructions, were treated during a ten year old… (More)
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2007
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2007
OBJECTIVE To examine the associations between meniscal tear, knee structure, osteoarthritis (OA) risk factors, radiographic… (More)
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2000
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2000
Disagreement still exists in the literature as to the significance of the high-intensity zone (HIZ) demonstrated on magnetic… (More)
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1999
1999
PURPOSE To ascertain the effect of certain parameters on nasolacrimal duct probing. METHODS In a retrospective study of 142… (More)
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1998
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1998
BACKGROUND This study was designed to investigate the long-term clinical and anorectal functional results after primary repair of… (More)
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1997
1997
AIMS To determine the current bacteriology of lacrimal duct obstruction (LDO) and to relate the bacteriological findings to the… (More)
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1997
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1997
OBJECTIVE To determine risk factors for third degree obstetric perineal tears and to give recommendations for prevention… (More)
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1988
1988
There is little agreement in the ophthalmic literature on the optimum length of time that silicone tubes should be left in place… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
Primary acquired nasolacrimal duct obstruction (PANDO) of adults is a clinical syndrome of unknown cause, and the histopathology… (More)
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