dacryocystitis definition

  • noun:
    • contamination of this lacrimal sac
    • In pathology, swelling of lacrymal sac.
    • swelling associated with lacrimal sac causing obstruction of the pipe draining rips into the nostrils
    • disease of lacrimal sac
    • In pathology, infection of this lacrymal sac.
    • inflammation for the lacrimal sac causing obstruction associated with tube draining rips to the nose

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