lacrimal duct


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lacrimal duct

[′lak·rə·məl ‚dəkt]
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Mucosal complaints in our study included nasal obstruction, rhinorrhea, nasal discharge, oral ulceration, bone lesion, and lacrimal duct obstruction.
The prevalence in patients with uveitis, orbital disease, lacrimal duct disease, and strabismus was relatively lower, with values of 1.61 [per thousand], 1.41 [per thousand], 1.34 [per thousand], and 1.31%, respectively.
Description of Dog Bite Injuries Anatomical area of injury N Lacerations/Avulsions Cheek 16 Lip 15 Ear 8 Forehead 7 Scalp 5 Eyelid 5 Nose 4 Neck 4 Other, Limbs 8 Ductal/Neurovascular Injuries Facial nerve 5 Lacrimal duct 3 Superficial Temporal Artery 2 Fractures Skull 1 Orbit 1 Nasal 2 Table 3.
If the sampling device does not pass easily through the cervix, use a tenaculum and a lacrimal duct probe or small Hagar dilators to dilate the cervix.
These included giving Cytotec before the procedure, bending the tip of the Pipelle, using a lacrimal duct probe, and several others.
After the tears have flowed over the eyeball, they are drained from the eye area through a tiny lacrimal duct located in the lower eyelid.
A search for congenital eye malformations associated with other antidepressants found one case of a lacrimal duct obstruction and one case of an eyelid malformation in babies exposed to bupropion (Wellbutrin) in utero.
Infection can then spread to the paranasal sinuses and on to the orbit via the ethmoid and maxillary sinuses or the lacrimal duct. If unchecked, infection can travel to the brain through the orbital apex, orbital vessels, or cribriform plate.
The search found one case of a lacrimal duct obstruction and one case of an eyelid malformation in babies exposed to bupropion (Wellbutrin) in utero.
Each probe is marked 10 mm from the tip to help the surgeon approximate the distance to an obstruction within the lacrimal duct. These probes are available as a complete set or singly in 0.05 mm increments from 0.45 mm to 0.9 mm.
Numerous other associated abnormalities such as lacrimal duct and urogenital tract abnormalities have been described.