University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

EyeRounds Online Atlas of Ophthalmology

Contributor: Andrew Doan, MD, PhD, University of Iowa

Category: Oculoplastics

Epiphora from punctal ectropion

epiphora from punctal ectropion

Lower lid laxity causes a vertical lower lid punctum. Normally, the punctum should be oriented towards the globe. Notice the increased tear lake.

epiphora from punctal ectropion

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last updated: 02-08-2008
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