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Canaliculitis
Tuesday, 07 April 2009 21:02

 

What is Canaliculitis? What is the treatment for Canaliculitis?

 

Canaliculitis is the infection of the upper lacrimal system. One will experience chronic conjunctivitis and discharge. One will also have pain. Antibiotics are the initial treatment to help heal the infection. If however there are obstructions then a surgical procedure may be required.

 

Treatment

Topical and Oral antibiotics

Surgical removal of obstructions

 

Last Updated on Monday, 14 January 2013 00:09
 

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