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Management of bilateral congenital lacrimal punctal and canalicular atresia and congenital fistula of the lacrimal sac

Author(s): Shah Shreya | Shah Mehul | Khandekar Rajiv

Journal: Middle East African Journal of Ophthalmology
ISSN 0974-9233

Volume: 17;
Issue: 2;
Start page: 180;
Date: 2010;
Original page

Keywords: Canalicular Atresia | Congenital Fistula | Congenital Punctal

An 8-year-old girl presented with complaints of bilateral epiphora since birth. The patient had congenital punctal and canalicular atresia combined with congenital fistula. She was treated successfully with surgery. A review of the literature indicated very few reports of surgical treatment of such cases.
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