Neonatal Dacryocystitis

Inflammation of the lacrimal sac in a newborn due to blocked drainage of tears or infection.
National Institutes of Health

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1987-2013
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Review
2013
Review
2013
PURPOSE The reported 5% of patients with nasolacrimal duct obstruction who fail dacryocystorhinostomy likely include patients… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE To explore the clinical strategies for the screening of newborn eye diseases and obtain information concerning the… (More)
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1995
1995
Neonatal dacryocystitis is a rare complication of congenital nasolacrimal duct (NLD) obstruction. Recent reports suggest that the… (More)
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Review
1990
Review
1990
The authors report one case of neonatal dacryocystitis. They consider the diagnostic and therapeutic problems. One surgical… (More)
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1987
1987
The most common cause of congenital dacryostenosis is the persistence of Hasner's membrane, which in more than 90% of cases… (More)
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