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Endolaser assisted DCR for nasolacrimal duct obstruction

Hassanen abdalameer hadi --- Hassanen hassan alrikabi

Al-Qadisiyah Medical Journal مجلة القادسية الطبية
ISSN: 18170153 Year: 2016 Volume: 12 Issue: 22 Pages: 84-89
Publisher: Al-Qadisiyah University جامعة القادسية

Abstract

Objective: The objective of this prospective case series study is to evaluate the clinical outcome of endonasal laser assisted Dacryocystorhinostomy (ENL-DCR) using diode laser 810 in patients Material and Methods:Fifty four patients with age range from(10-55)years where included in the study which performed at Diwannyia teaching hospital(from April 2013 to June 2014).Patients were followed for 6-12 months. . Success of procedure was absence of epiphora (subjective) or patency of lacrimal system on irrigation (objective).