Table 2

‚ÄÉType and number of specific pathologies identified in 1294 lacrimal sac specimens in seven series of dacryocystorhinostomies

PathologyNumberReference
Sarcoidosis164, 5, 6, 8, present study
Lymphoma114, 6, 8
Papilloma74, 8
Lymphoplasmacytic infiltrate44
Leukaemia34, 5, 8
Oncocytoma24, 6
Transitional cell carcinoma24
Adenocarcinoma14
Granular cell tumour14
Plasmacytoma14
Poorly differentiated carcinoma14
Transitional cell papilloma1Present study