How can u rupture a tear duct?

trauma. You cannot rupture a normal tear duct by ordinary activity. It will open only with trauma which cuts into the lid on the inside portion near the nose.

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Hi I have stye inside in my eye around tear duct What will I do if it rupture then the pus will go into my eye? I'm so afraid

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