The Ophthalmology Unit, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Kuching, Sarawak.
The Ophthalmology Department, SarawakGeneralHospital,
Kuching, Sarawak, East Malaysia.
Congenital Canaliculus Fistula
Photo by Dr. Tan Aik Kah
This 75 year-old man had
had a left epiphora since childhood. The cause is a blockage of the common
canaliculus and a lower canaliculus fistula. Syringing of the lower
canaliculus showed saline appearing on the skin through the fistula.