dacryocystitis

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Summary: Inflammation of the lacrimal sac. (Dorland, 27th ed)

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  1. Kodsi S. Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in association with chronic dacryocystitis secondary to congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction. J AAPOS. 2006;10:583-4 pubmed
    ..MRSA has been reported to occur in dacryocystitis in the adult population...
  2. Zoukhri D. Effect of inflammation on lacrimal gland function. Exp Eye Res. 2006;82:885-98 pubmed
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  3. Sun X, Liang Q, Luo S, Wang Z, Li R, Jin X. Microbiological analysis of chronic dacryocystitis. Ophthalmic Physiol Opt. 2005;25:261-3 pubmed
    To investigate the microbiology of specimens from patients with chronic dacryocystitis.
  4. Zhu Z, Stevenson D, Schechter J, Mircheff A, Atkinson R, Trousdale M. Lacrimal histopathology and ocular surface disease in a rabbit model of autoimmune dacryoadenitis. Cornea. 2003;22:25-32 pubmed
    ..To study the effects of induced autoimmune dacryoadenitis on lacrimal gland function, histopathology, and ocular surface disease in a rabbit model...
  5. Saeed B. Endoscopic DCR without stents: clinical guidelines and procedure. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2012;269:545-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Success was determined by symptomatic relief of epiphora and dacryocystitis, together with the endoscopic findings of free passage of the fluorescein dye that is applied to the ..
  6. Singh M, Jain V, Singh S, Gupta S. Endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy in cases of dacryocystitis due to atrophic rhinitis. J Laryngol Otol. 2004;118:426-8 pubmed
    Atrophic rhinitis is a chronic inflammatory disease of the nose, which is more common in India. Chronic dacryocystitis is its rare complication...
  7. Yigit O, Samancioglu M, Taskin U, Ceylan S, Eltutar K, Yener M. External and endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy in chronic dacryocystitis: comparison of results. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2007;264:879-85 pubmed
    To compare external and endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy outcomes in patients with chronic dacryocystitis, a total of 103 patients with the complaint of epiphora and diagnosed as chronic dacryocystitis were included in the study...
  8. Kotlus B, Rodgers I, Udell I. Dacryocystitis caused by community-onset methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2005;21:371-5 pubmed
    ..To describe the occurrence of community-onset methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections of the lacrimal system and their treatment...
  9. Briscoe D, Rubowitz A, Assia E. Changing bacterial isolates and antibiotic sensitivities of purulent dacryocystitis. Orbit. 2005;24:95-8 pubmed
    To examine the current spectrum of bacterial isolates in cases of chronic dacryocystitis and dacryoabcess and to determine their antibiotic sensitivities.
  10. Kiratli H, Sekeroğlu M, Soylemezoglu F. Unilateral dacryoadenitis as the sole presenting sign of Wegener's granulomatosis. Orbit. 2008;27:157-60 pubmed publisher
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  1. Kodsi S. Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in association with chronic dacryocystitis secondary to congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction. J AAPOS. 2006;10:583-4 pubmed
    ..MRSA has been reported to occur in dacryocystitis in the adult population...
  2. Zoukhri D. Effect of inflammation on lacrimal gland function. Exp Eye Res. 2006;82:885-98 pubmed
    ....
  3. Sun X, Liang Q, Luo S, Wang Z, Li R, Jin X. Microbiological analysis of chronic dacryocystitis. Ophthalmic Physiol Opt. 2005;25:261-3 pubmed
    To investigate the microbiology of specimens from patients with chronic dacryocystitis.
  4. Zhu Z, Stevenson D, Schechter J, Mircheff A, Atkinson R, Trousdale M. Lacrimal histopathology and ocular surface disease in a rabbit model of autoimmune dacryoadenitis. Cornea. 2003;22:25-32 pubmed
    ..To study the effects of induced autoimmune dacryoadenitis on lacrimal gland function, histopathology, and ocular surface disease in a rabbit model...
  5. Saeed B. Endoscopic DCR without stents: clinical guidelines and procedure. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2012;269:545-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Success was determined by symptomatic relief of epiphora and dacryocystitis, together with the endoscopic findings of free passage of the fluorescein dye that is applied to the ..
  6. Singh M, Jain V, Singh S, Gupta S. Endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy in cases of dacryocystitis due to atrophic rhinitis. J Laryngol Otol. 2004;118:426-8 pubmed
    Atrophic rhinitis is a chronic inflammatory disease of the nose, which is more common in India. Chronic dacryocystitis is its rare complication...
  7. Yigit O, Samancioglu M, Taskin U, Ceylan S, Eltutar K, Yener M. External and endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy in chronic dacryocystitis: comparison of results. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2007;264:879-85 pubmed
    To compare external and endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy outcomes in patients with chronic dacryocystitis, a total of 103 patients with the complaint of epiphora and diagnosed as chronic dacryocystitis were included in the study...
  8. Kotlus B, Rodgers I, Udell I. Dacryocystitis caused by community-onset methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2005;21:371-5 pubmed
    ..To describe the occurrence of community-onset methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections of the lacrimal system and their treatment...
  9. Briscoe D, Rubowitz A, Assia E. Changing bacterial isolates and antibiotic sensitivities of purulent dacryocystitis. Orbit. 2005;24:95-8 pubmed
    To examine the current spectrum of bacterial isolates in cases of chronic dacryocystitis and dacryoabcess and to determine their antibiotic sensitivities.
  10. Kiratli H, Sekeroğlu M, Soylemezoglu F. Unilateral dacryoadenitis as the sole presenting sign of Wegener's granulomatosis. Orbit. 2008;27:157-60 pubmed publisher
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  11. Briscoe D, Rubowitz A, Assia E. Changing bacterial isolates and antibiotic sensitivities of purulent dacryocystitis. Orbit. 2005;24:29-32 pubmed
    To examine the current spectrum of bacterial isolates in cases of chronic dacryocystitis and dacryoabcess and to determine their antibiotic sensitivities.
  12. Das J, Das D, Deka A, Delia A, Kuri G, Uuri G, et al. Bacteriology of chronic dacryocystitis in adult population of northeast India. Orbit. 2008;27:243-7 pubmed publisher
    To determine the pattern of bacteriology of chronic dacryocystitis in the Northeast Indian population and compare it with previous studies.
  13. Li X, Wu K, Edman M, Schenke Layland K, MacVeigh Aloni M, Janga S, et al. Increased expression of cathepsins and obesity-induced proinflammatory cytokines in lacrimal glands of male NOD mouse. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2010;51:5019-29 pubmed publisher
    ..Differentially expressed genes were further investigated at the protein level to correlate changes in location and abundance with development of disease...
  14. Morgan S, Austin M, Whittet H. The treatment of acute dacryocystitis using laser assisted endonasal dacryocystorhinostomy. Br J Ophthalmol. 2004;88:139-41 pubmed
    To determine whether acute dacryocystitis complicated by abscess formation can be successfully treated using laser assisted endonasal dacryocystorhinostomy.
  15. Wu W, Cannon P, Yan W, Tu Y, Selva D, Qu J. Effects of Merogel coverage on wound healing and ostial patency in endonasal endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy for primary chronic dacryocystitis. Eye (Lond). 2011;25:746-53 pubmed publisher
    To investigate the effects of Merogel coverage on ostial patency in endonasal endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy (EES-DCR) for primary chronic dacryocystitis (PCD).
  16. Marx D, Chang P, Winthrop K. Strenotrophomonas maltophilia-related chronic dacryocystitis. Orbit. 2012;31:433-4 pubmed publisher
    b>Dacryocystitis related to Stenotrophomonas maltophilia is rare. We describe a case of Strenotrophomonas maltophilia-related chronic dacryocystitis with associated coagulase-negative Staphylococcus...
  17. Kikkawa D, Heinz G, Martin R, Nunery W, Eiseman A. Orbital cellulitis and abscess secondary to dacryocystitis. Arch Ophthalmol. 2002;120:1096-9 pubmed
  18. Maehara T, Moriyama M, Nakashima H, Miyake K, Hayashida J, Tanaka A, et al. Interleukin-21 contributes to germinal centre formation and immunoglobulin G4 production in IgG4-related dacryoadenitis and sialoadenitis, so-called Mikulicz's disease. Ann Rheum Dis. 2012;71:2011-19 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study the expression of IL-21 in IgG4-DS and SS patients was examined...
  19. Aasuri M, Reddy M, Sharma S, Rao G. Co-occurrence of pneumococcal keratitis and dacryocystitis. Cornea. 1999;18:273-6 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the specific risk factors responsible for the development of pneumococcal keratitis...
  20. Rutar T. Vertically acquired community methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus dacryocystitis in a neonate. J AAPOS. 2009;13:79-81 pubmed publisher
    ..3,4) Cases have been reported in otherwise-healthy children, including chronic dacryocystitis in an 8-month-old infant and orbital cellulitis in a 16-month-old child...
  21. Mandal R, Banerjee A, Biswas M, Mondal A, Kundu P, Sasmal N. Clinicobacteriological study of chronic dacryocystitis in adults. J Indian Med Assoc. 2008;106:296-8 pubmed
    Chronic dacryocystitis is the inflammation of lacrimal sac, frequently caused by bacteria. Obstruction of nasolacrimal duct converts the lacrimal sac a reservoir of infection. It is a constant threat to cornea and orbital soft tissue...
  22. Rahimy E, Pitcher J, Pangelinan S, Chen W, Farley W, Niederkorn J, et al. Spontaneous autoimmune dacryoadenitis in aged CD25KO mice. Am J Pathol. 2010;177:744-53 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, autoimmune LG infiltration with loss of LG function was observed in CD25KO mice as early as 8 weeks of age. Time-related switch from Th-17 to Th-1 inflammation was noted in CD25KO mice...
  23. Soheilian M, Bagheri A, Aletaha M. Dacryoadenitis as the earliest presenting manifestation of systemic Wegener's granulomatosis. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2002;12:241-3 pubmed
    ..To report a case presenting with dacryoadenitis as the earliest manifestation of systemic Wegener's granulomatosis (WG)...
  24. Ataullah S, Sloan B. Acute dacryocystitis presenting as an orbital abscess. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2002;30:44-6 pubmed
    Acute dacryocystitis usually presents as a preseptal infection, but can uncommonly be associated with orbital cellulitis. Orbital abscess formation is, however, very rare...
  25. Thomas P, Zhu Z, Selvam S, Samant D, Stevenson D, Mircheff A, et al. Autoimmune dacryoadenitis and keratoconjunctivitis induced in rabbits by subcutaneous injection of autologous lymphocytes activated ex vivo against lacrimal antigens. J Autoimmun. 2008;31:116-22 pubmed publisher
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  26. Lachanas V, Koutsopoulos A, Hajiioannou J, Bizaki A, Helidonis E, Bizakis J. Osteoid osteoma of the ethmoid bone associated with dacryocystitis. Head Face Med. 2006;2:23 pubmed
    ..Osteoid osteomas (OO) are small, benign osteoblastic lesions. Ethmoid bone OO has been very rarely reported so far...
  27. McNab A. Lacrimal gland abscess: two case reports. Aust N Z J Ophthalmol. 1999;27:75-8 pubmed
    ..Bacterial dacryoadenitis is rare and suppuration leading to abscess formation within the lacrimal gland has been very rarely reported in the antibiotic era...
  28. Nishiyama T, Mishima K, Obara K, Inoue H, Doi T, Kondo S, et al. Amelioration of lacrimal gland inflammation by oral administration of K-13182 in Sjögren's syndrome model mice. Clin Exp Immunol. 2007;149:586-95 pubmed
    ..These data reveal that VCAM-1 is a promising target molecule for the treatment of autoimmune diseases as a therapeutic strategy and that K-13182 has the potential as a new anti-inflammatory drug for SS...
  29. Abad S, Badelon I, Le Toumelin P, Warzocha U, Gambier N, Larroche C, et al. [Management of orbital inflammation in internal medicine: a retrospective case series of 29 patients]. Rev Med Interne. 2012;33:69-75 pubmed publisher
    ..To describe a case series of patients investigated in internal medicine for an inflammation of the orbit and to clarify the clinical and pathological features of patients with idiopathic orbital inflammatory syndrome (IOIS)...
  30. Baddini Caramelli C, Matayoshi S, Moura E, Araf D, Santo R, Voegels R, et al. Chronic dacryocystitis in American mucocutaneous leishmaniasis. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2001;17:48-52 pubmed
    ..This study describes lacrimal tract involvement and surgical outcome in patients with mucocutaneous leishmaniasis...
  31. Rózycki R, Rekas M, Wisniewski P, Murawska M, Pietrzykowski J. [Mycotic lacrimal canaliculitis--cases report]. Klin Oczna. 2004;106:338-42 pubmed
    ..In our opinion it is important to consider fungal infections during the treatment of chronic eye disorders...
  32. Lipiec E, Grałek M, Niwald A. [Evaluation of therapy outcome in congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction in own material]. Klin Oczna. 2006;108:174-7 pubmed
    ..The inborn nasolacrimal duct obstruction is common ocular disease in new-borns and infants. There are still doubts concerning the timing of the operating procedure. Probing of the lacrimal ducts is the therapeutic method for this condition...
  33. Zhu Z, Stevenson D, Schechter J, Mircheff A, Crow R, Atkinson R, et al. Tumor necrosis factor inhibitor gene expression suppresses lacrimal gland immunopathology in a rabbit model of autoimmune dacryoadenitis. Cornea. 2003;22:343-51 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the effect of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitor protein on lacrimal gland immunopathology and ocular surface disease resulting from induced dacryoadenitis...
  34. Zaman M, Babar T, Saeed N. A review of 120 cases of dacryocystorhinostomies (Dupuy Dutemps and Bourguet technique). J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad. 2003;15:10-2 pubmed
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  35. Lam K, Brownstein S, Jordan D, Jastrzebski A. Dacryops: a series of 5 cases and a proposed pathogenesis. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2013;131:929-32 pubmed publisher
    ..Lacrimal gland ductal cysts (dacryops) are uncommon, occurring anywhere that lacrimal gland tissue is present. While dacryops has long been recognized, its pathogenesis has not been well established...
  36. Guan T, Huang W, Jiang F, Hu S. [Probing of lacrimal passage on congenital dacryocystitis]. Yan Ke Xue Bao. 2002;18:123-5 pubmed
    To investigate the effects of probing of lacrimal passage on congenital dacryocystitis.
  37. Garrity J, Matteson E. Biologic response modifiers for ophthalmologists. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008;24:345-7 pubmed publisher
  38. Ohguchi A, Nakayama Y, Doi C, Nakayama H, Doi K. Encephalomyocarditis (EMC) virus-induced sialodacryoadenitis in mice. Exp Mol Pathol. 2005;78:58-63 pubmed
    ..The present results indicate that EMC-D virus shows clear tissue and cell tropism within the salivary and lachrymal glands, probably due to the distribution of receptors for EMC virus...
  39. Allard F, Yee E, Freitag S. Dacryocystitis secondary to intranasal cocaine abuse: a case report and literature review. Orbit. 2013;32:405-8 pubmed publisher
    To report a case of dacryocystitis secondary to intranasal cocaine abuse and to review the literature on the effects of cocaine on sinus, nasal and lacrimal structures.
  40. McCulley T, Kersten R, Yip C, Kulwin D. Dacryocystoceles in the aftermath of Stevens-Johnson syndrome. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2005;21:159-61 pubmed
    ..The masses have not recurred with 2 years of follow-up. Dacryocystoceles may arise in the setting of Stevens-Johnson syndrome. Successful management may be achieved with marsupialization to the nasal cavity (dacryocystorhinostomy)...
  41. Asghar S, Mahmood A, Khan M. Nocardia canaliculitis presenting as pouted punctum. J Coll Physicians Surg Pak. 2008;18:55-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Nocardia sp was grown on culture. The patient was successfully managed with surgical removal of concretions and topical/systemic antibiotics...
  42. Hitter A, Lamblin E, Morand B, Bertolo A, Atallah I, Righini C. [Congenital dacryocystocele: Surgical treatment or routine follow-up?]. Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac Chir Orale. 2016;117:15-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of our study was to discuss the place of endoscopic drainage in the treatment of congenital dacryocystocele...
  43. Andrew N, Kearney D, Sladden N, Goss A, Selva D. Immunoglobulin G4-related disease of the hard palate. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2014;72:717-23 pubmed publisher
    ..Spontaneous, partial resolution of the palatal lesion was observed during follow-up. IgG4-RD should be considered in the differential diagnosis of lymphoplasmacytic lesions of the hard palate...
  44. Marabotti A, Giannecchini G, Cariello A, Cappelli C, Giannecchini I, Bedei A. Stenosis of the lachrymal system in Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome. Ophthalmologica. 2002;216:272-6 pubmed
    ..A 9-year-old girl, with typical findings of RTS, was affected by recurrent acute dacryocystitis and tearing...
  45. Ohyama Y, Carroll V, Deshmukh U, Gaskin F, Brown M, Fu S. Severe focal sialadenitis and dacryoadenitis in NZM2328 mice induced by MCMV: a novel model for human Sjögren's syndrome. J Immunol. 2006;177:7391-7 pubmed
    ..Thus, chronic inflammation induced by MCMV with decreased secretory function in NZM2328 mice resembles the disease manifestations of human Sjögren's syndrome...
  46. Machado M, Silva J, Garcia E, Allemann N. Ultrasound parameters of normal lacrimal sac and chronic dacryocystitis. Arq Bras Oftalmol. 2017;80:172-175 pubmed publisher
    To compared the ultrasound findings of the lacrimal sac between subjects with normal lacrimal systems those with chronic dacryocystitis.
  47. Chen R, Jakobiec F, Zakka F, Kazim M. Orbital perineurioma in the setting of dacryocystitis. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012;28:e51-5 pubmed publisher
    ..orbital perineurioma was discovered just posterior to the lacrimal sac during surgery for recurrent bacterial dacryocystitis in an 83-year-old woman...
  48. Beloglazov V, At kova E, Fedorov A, Safonova T, Malaeva L. [Possibilities of using the method of crystallography of tears in pathologies of the lacrimal apparatus]. Vestn Oftalmol. 2003;119:49-52 pubmed
    A total of 178 patients with pathologies in the lacrimal apparatus (including 81 patients with dacryocystitis, 51 patients with imperforation of the lacrimal canals' opening and 46 patients with dacryostenosis) were investigated...
  49. Gunduz K, Shields C, Günalp I, Shields J. Magnetic resonance imaging of unilateral lacrimal gland lesions. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2003;241:907-13 pubmed
    ..To report the findings on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of various benign and malignant unilateral lacrimal gland lesions...
  50. Madge S, Chan W, Malhotra R, Ghabrial R, Floreani S, Wormald P, et al. Endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy in acute dacryocystitis: a multicenter case series. Orbit. 2011;30:1-6 pubmed publisher
    To present our experience of early endonasal DCR (endoDCR) in the treatment of acute dacryocystitis (AD). Methods. International multicenter non-comparative retrospective study.
  51. Baoke H, Shihui W, Maonian Z, Zhaohui L, Zhitong Z, Zhigang S, et al. Bilateral dacryoadenitis complicated by lymphocytic hypophysitis. J Neuroophthalmol. 2009;29:214-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Our patients add support to the idea that DA and LyH are manifestations of a systemic autoimmune disease. We suggest that the discovery of DA should prompt imaging and endocrine investigation of LyH...
  52. Mohan E, Kabra S, Udhay P, Madhavan H. Intracanalicular antibiotics may obviate the need for surgical management of chronic suppurative canaliculitis. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2008;56:338-40 pubmed
    ..Availability of broad-spectrum antibiotics and canalicular irrigation may offer an alternative to surgery in the management of suppurative lacrimal canaliculitis...
  53. Berta E, Bettega G, Jouk P, Billy G, Nugues F, Morand B. Complete agenesis of major salivary glands. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2013;77:1782-5 pubmed publisher
    A 4 year-old female patient was treated for persistent right-sided dacryocystitis and xerostomia...
  54. Mohamad S, Khan I, Shakeel M. Authors' response. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2014;96:173-4 pubmed
  55. Zois G. [Dacryocystitis]. MMW Fortschr Med. 2007;149:5 pubmed
  56. Khanna D, Shrivastava A. Suppurative dacroadenitis causing ocular sicca syndrome in classic Wegener's granulomatosis. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2011;59:151-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Granulomatous vasculitis of lacrimal gland leading to abscess formation and dryness of eyes has not been described in WG and reflects the aggressive nature of inflammatory process in this disease...
  57. Wladis E, Pappa C, Cavaliere L. Anticyclic-citrullinated protein antibodies in the diagnosis of ophthalmic inflammatory disease. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011;27:e1-2 pubmed publisher
    ..In this report, we characterize the first use of anti-CCP in the diagnosis of orbital disease...
  58. Hofmann T, Lackner A, Muellner K, Luxenberger W, Wolf G. Endolacrimal KTP laser-assisted dacryocystorhinostomy. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2003;129:329-32 pubmed
    ..The development of miniendoscopes enables endoscopy of the lacrimal drainage system via the lacrimal puncta to visualize the exact site of a stenosis...
  59. Madge S, James C, Selva D. Bilateral dacryoadenitis: a new addition to the spectrum of reactive arthritis?. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009;25:152-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Dacryoadenitis has not been previously described as part of the spectrum of reactive arthritis. The authors describe a case of biopsy-proven bilateral dacryoadenitis, which developed in the setting of chlamydial urethritis...
  60. Kamao T, Miyazaki T, Soga Y, Komori H, Terada M, Ohashi Y, et al. Genetic dissociation of dacryoadenitis and sialadenitis in a Sjogren's syndrome mouse model with common and different susceptibility gene loci. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2009;50:3257-65 pubmed publisher
    ..A quantitative trait locus (QTL) analysis was performed in the SS mouse model, MRL/MpJ-lpr/lpr (MRL/lpr), to identify the susceptibility loci to dacryoadenitis and sialadenitis and the association with both loci...
  61. Burger J, Thurau S, Haritoglou C. [Bilateral lid swelling during infectious mononucleosis (Hoagland-sign)]. Klin Monbl Augenheilkd. 2005;222:1014-6 pubmed
    ..Infectious mononucleosis ("kissing disease") is an infection caused by Epstein-Barr-Virus (EBV, human herpes virus 4)...
  62. Faden H. Dacryocystitis in children. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2006;45:567-9 pubmed