2020–2021 BCSC Basic and Clinical Science Course™
7 Oculofacial Plastic and Orbital Surgery
Part III: Lacrimal System
Chapter 15: Abnormalities of the Lacrimal Secretory and Drainage Systems
This chapter includes related videos. Links to individual videos are provided within the text; a page containing all videos in Section 7 is available at www.aao.org/bcscvideo_section07.
Congenital defects in the lacrimal system can be isolated or associated with other abnormalities.
Management of congenital nasolacrimal obstruction includes conservative and surgical techniques.
Tearing can be due to a wide variety of conditions.
Canalicular injuries are commonly encountered with eyelid trauma.
Excerpted from BCSC 2020-2021 series: Section 10 - Glaucoma. For more information and to purchase the entire series, please visit https://www.aao.org/bcsc.