• Stenosis of the lacrimal punctum can be caused by a variety of factors. The Jones one-snip procedure has emerged as the treatment of choice for stenosis that is unresponsive to punctal dilation. A procedure is presented herein that should augment the success rate of the Jones one-snip operation.
Dolin SL, Hecht SD. The Punctum Pucker Procedure for Stenosis of the Lacrimal Punctum. Arch Ophthalmol. 1986;104(7):1086-1087. doi:10.1001/archopht.1986.01050190144055