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A 45-year-old male asked:

Had sinus surgery 11days ago (right ethmoid, frontal, sphenoid, unciate). my rt eye has been tearing up constantly for past 5-6 days. is this normal?

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Dr. William Goldstein
Ophthalmology 31 years experience
Ask your surgeon : The ethmoid sinus is next to the tear drain, so swelling could cause this. Ask your surgeon!

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Last updated Apr 23, 2013

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