Skip to main page content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Dot gov

The .gov means it’s official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you’re on a federal government site.

Https

The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

Access keys NCBI Homepage MyNCBI Homepage Main Content Main Navigation

Search Page

Filters

My NCBI Filters

Results by year

Table representation of search results timeline featuring number of search results per year.

Year Number of Results
2000 1
2003 1
2004 1
2008 3
2010 3
2012 1
2015 2
2019 1
2023 1
2024 0

Text availability

Article attribute

Article type

Publication date

Search Results

14 results

Results by year

Filters applied: Abstract, Review. Clear all
Page 1
Supernumerary lacrimal puncta: case series and review of the literature.
Solyman OM, Serhan HAA, Tahboub MA, Abushanab MMI, Hashem HA, Aref AM, Obaia ASA, Kamel HF. Solyman OM, et al. Pan Afr Med J. 2023 Jul 24;45:140. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2023.45.140.37326. eCollection 2023. Pan Afr Med J. 2023. PMID: 37790155 Free PMC article. Review.
This is a retrospective chart review of patients diagnosed with supernumerary lacrimal puncta during the time between June 2015 and December 2021 at the Research Institute of Ophthalmology, Giza, Egypt. ...Epiphora in the fourth patient resolved with botulinum toxin …
This is a retrospective chart review of patients diagnosed with supernumerary lacrimal puncta during the time between June 201 …
Lacrimal drainage system obstruction.
Dantas RR. Dantas RR. Semin Ophthalmol. 2010 May;25(3):98-103. doi: 10.3109/08820538.2010.488577. Semin Ophthalmol. 2010. PMID: 20590420 Review.
The lacrimal drainage system consists of the lacrimal puncta, inferior and superior canaliculi, common canaliculus, lacrimal sac, and nasolacrimal duct. ...
The lacrimal drainage system consists of the lacrimal puncta, inferior and superior canaliculi, common canaliculus, lacrimal s …
A review of the complications of lacrimal occlusion with punctal and canalicular plugs.
Bourkiza R, Lee V. Bourkiza R, et al. Orbit. 2012 Apr;31(2):86-93. doi: 10.3109/01676830.2011.648802. Orbit. 2012. PMID: 22489851 Review.
Punctal and canalicular plugs are widely used for both temporary and permanent occlusion of the lacrimal puncta in dry eyes. There are many designs and materials available on the market. ...
Punctal and canalicular plugs are widely used for both temporary and permanent occlusion of the lacrimal puncta in dry eyes. T …
Surgical occlusion of the lacrimal drainage system.
Geerling G, Tost FHW. Geerling G, et al. Dev Ophthalmol. 2008;41:213-229. doi: 10.1159/000131091. Dev Ophthalmol. 2008. PMID: 18453771 Review.
The characteristics of the procedures are described, classifying them as temporary or permanent and their localization being either on the level of the lacrimal puncta or canaliculi. A 'punctum switch' graft involves a superficial excision of a piece of lid margin i …
The characteristics of the procedures are described, classifying them as temporary or permanent and their localization being either on the l …
Plugs for occlusion of the lacrimal drainage system.
Tost FHW, Geerling G. Tost FHW, et al. Dev Ophthalmol. 2008;41:193-212. doi: 10.1159/000131090. Dev Ophthalmol. 2008. PMID: 18453770 Review.
A temporary block is usually induced by implants to tamponade on the level of the lacrimal puncta or canaliculi. MATERIALS AND METHODS: A Medline search was performed with the keywords 'lacrimal drainage system, punctum, canaliculus, temporary occlusion, plug, dry e …
A temporary block is usually induced by implants to tamponade on the level of the lacrimal puncta or canaliculi. MATERIALS AND …
Current Approach to Dry Eye Disease.
Valim V, Trevisani VF, de Sousa JM, Vilela VS, Belfort R Jr. Valim V, et al. Clin Rev Allergy Immunol. 2015 Dec;49(3):288-97. doi: 10.1007/s12016-014-8438-7. Clin Rev Allergy Immunol. 2015. PMID: 25081064 Review.
Strategies for treating DED have recently been modified and include patient education, tear substitute, corticosteroids, secretagogues, fatty acids, immunomodulators, occlusion of lacrimal puncta surgery and, tarsorrhaphy. Biological therapy and new topical immunomo …
Strategies for treating DED have recently been modified and include patient education, tear substitute, corticosteroids, secretagogues, fatt …
Ophthalmic Procedures for Treatment of Advanced Ocular Surface Diseases.
Bartlett AH, Bartlett JD. Bartlett AH, et al. Optom Vis Sci. 2015 Sep;92(9):939-47. doi: 10.1097/OPX.0000000000000659. Optom Vis Sci. 2015. PMID: 26164312 Review.
This review considers contemporary procedures for treatment of advanced ocular surface diseases, including thermal and electrocautery of the lacrimal puncta, lid surgeries such as tarsorrhaphy, and multiple procedures to protect the exposed or compromised ocular sur …
This review considers contemporary procedures for treatment of advanced ocular surface diseases, including thermal and electrocautery of the …
The evaluation and treatment of lower eyelid paralysis.
Bergeron CM, Moe KS. Bergeron CM, et al. Facial Plast Surg. 2008 May;24(2):231-41. doi: 10.1055/s-2008-1075839. Facial Plast Surg. 2008. PMID: 18470835 Review.
Along with the upper eyelid, it protects the eye from foreign bodies, prevents desiccation, and helps circulate the tear film from its origin in the lacrimal gland to its drainage at the lacrimal puncta. Paralysis of the lower eyelid may result in ectropion, lid lax …
Along with the upper eyelid, it protects the eye from foreign bodies, prevents desiccation, and helps circulate the tear film from its origi …
Lacrimal canalicular stenosis associated with systemic 5-fluorouacil therapy.
Prasad S, Kamath GG, Phillips RP. Prasad S, et al. Acta Ophthalmol Scand. 2000 Feb;78(1):110-3. doi: 10.1034/j.1600-0420.2000.078001110.x. Acta Ophthalmol Scand. 2000. PMID: 10726804 Free article. Review.
PURPOSE: Ocular side effects of systemic 5-fluorouracil therapy include excessive lacrimation which often resolves on cessation of therapy. Permanent stenosis of lacrimal puncta and canaliculi is rare. This report highlights this uncommon complication of 5-fluoroura …
PURPOSE: Ocular side effects of systemic 5-fluorouracil therapy include excessive lacrimation which often resolves on cessation of therapy. …
14 results