lacrimal apparatus


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Related to lacrimal apparatus: Lacus lacrimalis
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The production of the tears and removal of excess tears is the function of lacrimal apparatus which consist of lacrimal glands, puncti, canaliculi, lacrimal sac and nasolacrimal duct.
Reported lacrimal apparatus malformations have included nasolacrimal duct obstruction and hypoplasia or aplasia of the lacrimal puncta.
Examine any other incidental finding of lid, lacrimal apparatus, eye position and eye movements.
Differences in the pathogen spectrum of the conjunctival sac before and after irrigation of the lacrimal apparatus.
The medial canthal tendon, lacrimal apparatus, and the orbital contents were preserved.
Patency tests were done in all patients to know the level of blockage of lacrimal apparatus.
The lacrimal apparatus consists of two canaliculi in the upper and lower eyelids that drain tears into the lacrimal sac and ultimately into the nose through the nasolacrimal duct.