Lacrimal tube repositioning: Technique and ultrasonic assessment

A. Aguirre Vila-Coro, Thomas Prager

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A section of migrated lacrimal silicone tubing was repositioned in a 7-year-old patient by dilating the lacrimal passage with hyaluronate solution and pushing the tube back into the nasal fossa with a probe. The position of the tube was postoperatively confirmed by ultrasonographic studies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)428-430
Number of pages3
JournalOphthalmic Surgery
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jan 1 1990

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology


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