PerspectiveThe Lacrimal Paradox: Toward a Greater Understanding of Success in Lacrimal SurgeryRose, Geoffrey E. M.S., F.R.C.OPHTH.Author Information Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, U.K. Accepted February 13, 2004. Presented in part at the 34th Annual Scientific Symposium, American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Anaheim, California, November 15, 2003. Address correspondence and reprint requests to Mr. Geoffrey E. Rose, Lacrimal Unit, Moorfields Eye Hospital, City Road, London EC1V 2PD, U.K. E-mail: [email protected] Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery: July 2004 - Volume 20 - Issue 4 - p 262-265 doi: 10.1097/01.IOP.0000131731.32241.8D Buy Metrics An understanding of lacrimal drainage hydraulics helps to define success after lacrimal surgery, resolving the “lacrimal paradox.” ©2004The American Society of Opthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Inc.