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    Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction in Pediatric Ophthalmology

    Pediatric Ophthalmology Subspecialty Day 2022
    Oculoplastics, Pediatric Ophth/Strabismus

    Dr. David Silbert provides an update on nasolacrimal duct obstruction (NLDO) in this presentation from Pediatric Ophthalmology Subspecialty Day 2022. Topics include the following:

    • surgical treatment of congenital NLDO
    • Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group (PEDIG) studies (NLD1 and NLD2)
    • endoscopic balloon dacryoplasty
    • complications with standard tubes
    • newer options for self-retaining tubes
    • advantages of bicanalicular self-retaining stents