lachrymal


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lac·ri·mal

(lak'ri-măl),
Relating to tears, their secretion, the secretory glands, and the drainage apparatus.
Synonym(s): lachrymal
[L. lacrima, a tear]
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lachrymal

(lăk′rə-məl)
adj.
Variant of lacrimal.
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lac·ri·mal

, lachrymal (lak'ri-măl)
Relating to the tears, their secretion, the secretory glands, and the drainage apparatus.
[L. lacrima, a tear]
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lachrymal

An arbitrary and incorrect spelling of LACRIMAL.
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S gaffneyi had enlarged eye sockets, indicating that huge lachrymal salt glands surrounded their eyes, according to Ren Hirayama of Teikyo, Heisei University in Ichihara, Japan.
If there is an upper lachrymal system damage, then conjunctival DCR may be the first choice [7].