dacryocystitis

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Noun1.dacryocystitis - inflammation of the lacrimal sac causing obstruction of the tube draining tears into the nose
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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dac·ry·o·cys·ti·tis

n. dacriocistitis, infl. del saco lagrimal.
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dacryocystitis

n dacriocistitis f
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References in periodicals archive ?
Three cases have bilateral dacrocystitis; 18 patients have left-sided complaints and 13 patients have right-sided complaints.
This can be caused by a disease called chronic dacrocystitis. This is inflammation of the tear gland that leads to pus forming in the eye that then blocks the tear duct.
AYOUR bunny may be suffering from dacrocystitis, an infection in the ducts that drain the tears from the eye.