Dacryocystosclerotherapy with doxycycline injection for chronic dacryocystitis: a case report


  • Kenneth Ka Hei Lai Tung Wah Eastern Hospital
  • Yuen Ting Kwok
  • Hunter K.L. Yuen


Dacryocystitis, Doxycycline


We report a case of chronic dacryocystitis treated with dacryocystosclerotherapy with doxycycline injection in an 89-year-old woman. At the 12-month follow-up, the dacryocystitis was resolved, and there was a residual sac cavity with a trace amount of mucoid discharge without requiring further treatment.


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How to Cite

Lai KKH, Kwok YT, Yuen HK. Dacryocystosclerotherapy with doxycycline injection for chronic dacryocystitis: a case report. Hong Kong J Ophthalmol [Internet]. 2022Dec.29 [cited 2024Apr.13];26(2). Available from: https://hkjo.hk/index.php/hkjo/article/view/338



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