nasolacrimal duct

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a duct that carries tears from the lacrimal sac to the nasal cavity

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This membrane is located at the end of naso-lacrimal duct inside the nose.
The first treatment of a blocked naso-lacrimal duct is medical management.
The tears, which flow from the glands into the upper outer portion of the eye, run across the eye into the naso-lacrimal ducts. These ducts are in the inner corner of each eye and drain into the nose.
Thus, endoscopic surgery provided a new alternative for the treatment of naso-lacrimal duct obstruction.