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The wrinkle sign in tear duct obstruction.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6514269     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We describe here a skin configuration present during tear duct probing in cases of canalicular and common internal punctal obstruction which we term the "wrinkle sign." The technique for eliciting the sign and the significance of its presence is described. Observation of the "wrinkle sign" is a useful adjunct to the standard technique of tear duct probing.
J A Burns; W R Penland; K V Cahill
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Ophthalmic surgery     Volume:  15     ISSN:  0022-023X     ISO Abbreviation:  Ophthalmic Surg     Publication Date:  1984 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1985-02-04     Completed Date:  1985-02-04     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0241035     Medline TA:  Ophthalmic Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  930-1     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Catheterization / instrumentation
Lacrimal Duct Obstruction / diagnosis*

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