dacryocystitis


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Related to dacryocystitis: chalazion
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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
Translations

dac·ry·o·cys·ti·tis

n. dacriocistitis, infl. del saco lagrimal.

dacryocystitis

n dacriocistitis f
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However, its application to the eye can cause conjunctivitis, dacryocystitis and finger nail trauma.
Ophthalmic conditions reportedly misdiagnosed as lacrimal canaliculitis include mucocele, dacryocystitis, chalazia, blepharitis, and conjunctivitis.
The common eye complications observed in leprosy include lagophthalmos, impaired corneal sensation, exposure keratopathy, corneal ulceration, corneal opacity, cataract, iridocyclitis, ectropion, entropion, trichiasis, secondary glaucoma, iris atrophy and chronic dacryocystitis.
Patients of headache in association with stye, infected chalazion acute dacryocystitis, papilloedema and optic neuritis usually present with a white eye.
Effects of Merogel coverage on wound healing and ostial patency in endonasal endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy for primary chronic dacryocystitis.
A Dacryocystitis and obstruction of nasolacrimal duct resulting in abscessation at the medial canthus of eye in a rabbit is reported.
If left untreated, any one or more of several complications, including chronic sinusitis, septal perforations, naso-oral fistulas, dacryocystitis, frontal osteomyelitis, and epidural abscess, could result (2-5).
History was taken regarding ocular trauma contact lens wear and topical use of steroids diabetes mellitus acute or chronic dacryocystitis and any systemic illness that would have caused the corneal infection.
Ocular morbid conditions are cataract, refractive errors, Xerophthalmia, Pterygium, strabismus, dacryocystitis, etc; are some of them.
are seborrhoeic dermatitis, pityrosporum folliculitis, dacryocystitis, confluent and reticulate papillomatosis, sebopsoriasis, onychomycosis and fungaemia.
Associated ocular pathologies--including dacryocystitis, agenesis of the lacrimal punctum and canaliculus, lacrimal tract stenosis, and infections of the lower eyelid--have been reported, as have hypertelorism and strabismus.
Upon occupational exposure survey of operational staff at oil and gas facilities in Kashkadarya, Bukhara and Fergana regions of Uzbekistan 66 operators and mechanics diagnosed with cataract, glaucoma and dacryocystitis were selected to comprise the experimental group.