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Article
September 1979

Congenital Mucocele of the Lacrimal Sac

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Ophthalmology, University of Iowa, Iowa City.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1979;97(9):1656-1658. doi:10.1001/archopht.1979.01020020224008
Abstract

• Two infants had congenital mucocele of the lacrimal sac. The diagnosis of this condition was aided by ultrasound. Congenital mucocele is one of the few indications for immediate lacrimal system probing in the neonatal period. Probing in both patients was successful.

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