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Nasolacrimal Probing and Intubation

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Keywords

Inferior Turbinate Nasolacrimal Duct Silastic Tube Lacrimal System Operating Room Table 
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Suggested Reading

  1. Lemke BN, Della Rocca RC: Surgery of the eyelids and orbit: an anatomical approach. East Norwalk, CT: Appleton and Lange, 1990. (Available through McGraw-Hill)Google Scholar
  2. Della Rocca RC, Bedrossian EH, Arthurs BP: Ophthalmic plastic surgery: Decision making and techniques. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2003: 165–179, 181–187Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Oculoplastic and Orbital SurgeryOphthalmic Hospital DardenneBonnGermany
  2. 2.Department of Ophthalmology Oculoplastic and Orbital SurgeryNew York Eye and Ear Infirmary/St. Luke’s — Roosevelt Hospital CenterNew YorkUSA

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