dacryolith

dacryolith

 [dak´re-o-lith″]
a calculus in a tear duct.

dac·ry·o·lith

(dak'rē-ō-lith'),
A concretion in the lacrimal apparatus.
[dacryo- + G. lithos, stone]

dacryolith

/dac·ryo·lith/ (dak´re-o-lith″) a lacrimal calculus.

dac·ry·o·lith

(dak'rē-ō-lith)
A concretion in the lacrimal apparatus.
Synonym(s): ophthalmolith, tear stone.
[dacryo- + G. lithos, stone]

dacryolith

a lacrimal calculus.
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This case is unusual in that we were able to recover the stone, and after passage of this dacryolith the patient had rapid resolution of his dacryocystitis.
These include infectious keratitis, pigmented conjunctival lesions and a rare case of canalicular obstruction caused by a mascara-laden dacryolith (15) or rheum (Figure 3).
A monitor shows the images obtained through the little endoscope in the probe, while an irrigation cannula and a laser or microdrill for treating stenoses and dacryoliths (stones in the lacrimal sac) are available options.