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What is Dacryocystitis?

What is Dacryocystitis?

  • Dacryocystitis: Inflammation of the eye's tear sac.
  • Dacryocystitis: Inflammation of the lacrimal sac. (Dorland, 27th ed)
    Source - Diseases Database
  • Dacryocystitis: inflammation of the lacrimal sac causing obstruction of the tube draining tears into the nose.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Dacryocystitis: Introduction

Types of Dacryocystitis:

Broader types of Dacryocystitis:

How serious is Dacryocystitis?

Complications of Dacryocystitis: see complications of Dacryocystitis

What causes Dacryocystitis?

Causes of Dacryocystitis: see causes of Dacryocystitis

What are the symptoms of Dacryocystitis?

Symptoms of Dacryocystitis: see symptoms of Dacryocystitis

Complications of Dacryocystitis: see complications of Dacryocystitis

Can anyone else get Dacryocystitis?

More information: see contagiousness of Dacryocystitis
Inheritance: see inheritance of Dacryocystitis

Dacryocystitis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Dacryocystitis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Dacryocystitis.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Dacryocystitis: see treatments for Dacryocystitis
Research for Dacryocystitis: see research for Dacryocystitis

Organs Affected by Dacryocystitis:

Organs and body systems related to Dacryocystitis include:

Name and Aliases of Dacryocystitis

Main name of condition: Dacryocystitis

Other names or spellings for Dacryocystitis:

Dacrocystitis, Lacrimal sac inflammation Source - Diseases Database

Dacryocystitis: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Dacryocystitis:


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