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nasolacrimal

 [na″zo-lak´rĭ-mal]
pertaining to the nose and lacrimal apparatus.

na·so·lac·ri·mal

(nā'zō-lak'ri-măl),
Relating to the nasal and lacrimal bones, or to the nasal cavity and lacrimal ducts.

nasolacrimal

/na·so·lac·ri·mal/ (-lak´rĭ-m'l) pertaining to the nose and lacrimal apparatus.

nasolacrimal

[nā′zōlak′riməl]
Etymology: L, nasus + lacrima, tear
pertaining to the nasal cavity and associated lacrimal ducts.

na·so·lac·ri·mal

(nā'zō-lak'ri-măl)
Relating to the nasal and the lacrimal bones, or to the nasal cavity and the lacrimal ducts.
Synonym(s): nasolachrymal.

na·so·lac·ri·mal

(nā'zō-lak'ri-măl)
Relating to nasal and lacrimal bones, or to nasal cavity and lacrimal ducts.

nasolacrimal (nā´zōlak´rəməl),

adj pertaining to the nose and the lacrimal apparatus.

nasolacrimal

pertaining to the nose and lacrimal apparatus.

nasolacrimal apparatus
see lacrimal duct.
nasolacrimal duct
see nasal duct.
nasolacrimal duct obstruction
may be a congenital defect or the result of infection or injury; causes tears to run down the affected side.
nasolacrimal furrow
formed in the embryo by the fusion of the two maxillary processes; develops eventually into the nasolacrimal duct.
nasolacrimal groove
nasolacrimal furrow.
nasolacrimal radiography
nasolacrimal sac
see lacrimal sac.
nasolacrimal system
includes the lacrimal ducts, lacrimal sac and nasolacrimal duct.
nasolacrimal urticaria
hay fever; an uncommon manifestation of atopy in dogs.
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None of the cysts were connected to the nasolacrimal duct, and all showed patency of the lacrimal system on syringing after cyst removal, with no evidence of any leakage to the surgical site.
Luke was diagnosed with nasolacrimal duct obstruction.
All patients underwent standard ophthalmological examination including tonometry, perimetry, biomicroscopy and gonioscopy; washing-out of nasolacrimal duct being performed to assess its patency.
Neonatal respiratory distress: Sequela of bilateral nasolacrimal duct obstruction.
Materials and Methods: Retrospective case record analysis of all children coming to the hospital with congenital malformation of nasolacrimal duct along with other congenital malformations of the eyes were included in the study.
Ophthalmic symptoms may manifest as epiphora due to involvement of nasolacrimal duct.
Background: The procedure of choice for the treatment of acquired nasolacrimal duct obstruction is dacryo-cystorhinostomy.
There are however, bizarre reports of ectopic maxil-lary canines which are occluding or distorting the tract of nasolacrimal duct (NLDO) leading to serious oph-thalmic problems.
WG ocular disease ranges from conjunctivitis, episcleritis, scleritis, granulomatous sclero-uveitis, ciliary vessel vasculitis, retinal vasculitis, nasolacrimal obstruction, dacryocystitis, and in our patient, sclerosing orbital pseudotumor [14,25].
He described a patient with aplasia of the nasolacrimal duct, malformation of the auricles, a dry mouth, pronounced dental anomalies (unerupted and dysplastic teeth), and digital anomalies [Levy, 1967].