A modification of the known Worst pigtail probe is introduced for use in canalicular lacerations in adult patients. The instrument features an increased diameter of its curved parts allowing for a better manipulation in adults. It also allows passage of the smallest available silicone elastomer tubing through an enlarged French eye at the tip of the probe.
Beyer CK. A Modified Lacrimal Probe. Arch Ophthalmol. 1974;92(2):157. doi:10.1001/archopht.1974.01010010163018