Watery eye surgery

This section describes two commonly performed operations for watery eyes, namely punctoplasty, where the drainage hole in the lower eyelid is enlarged and DCR (dacryocystorhinostomy). A DCR operation is where the drainage tube leading from the eye to the nose is allowed to drain through a new opening into the nose at a higher level, bypassing a blockage below.

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