Mathews Journal of Case Reports


Previous Issues Volume 6, Issue 1 - 2021

Secondary Nasolacrimalduct Obstruction Causing Persisting Epiphora

Kasim Aljanabi

ENT specialist, Sohar hospital, Oman

Corresponding Author: Kasim Aljanabi, ENT specialist, Sohar hospital, Oman, Tel: 96-896-671-203; E-mail: [email protected]

Received Date: November 11, 2020

Publication Date: January 25, 2021

Copyright: Aljanabi K. © 2021.

Citation: Aljanabi K. (2021). Secondary nasolacrimalduct obstruction causing persisting epiphora. Mathews J Case Rep. (6)1:66.


Epiphora secondary to nasolacrimal duct obstruction (NLDO) is a common condition and may affect quality of life usually it usually requires surgical intervention. NLDO may be multifactorial. Co-occurrence of endoscopic sinu-nasal anomalies can contribute and may be additional causes to NLDO as will be demonstrated in our case.

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