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what is the best blocked tear duct treatment - artificial tears?

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Dr. William Cappaert
Ophthalmology 59 years experience
Massage eyelid: Artificial tears will not help. Gentle massage of the inner corner of the lower eyelid may open the duct. Probing of the tear duct by an ophthalmologist may be needed.

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