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Infectious mononucleosis presenting as bilateral acute dacryocystitis.
  1. P L Atkinson,
  2. A M Ansons and
  3. A Patterson
  1. Royal Liverpool Children's Hospital, Alder Hey.


    A case of infectious mononucleosis presenting as bilateral acute dacryocystitis in a 7-year-old girl is reported. Acute dacryocystitis is uncommon in this age group, and an underlying systemic illness should be suspected particularly when it is bilateral.

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