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Table 3 Minor complications of endoscopic DCR

From: Endoscopic Dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR): a comparative study between powered and non-powered technique

  Drill Kerrison punch  
  (n = 32) (n = 34)
  n % n %  
Intranasal synechiae 1 1.5 1 1.5 P = 0.53
Stent fell out 2 3 3 4.5
Eye/Cheek bruise 2 3 1 1.5
Nostril burn 2 3 0 0
Total 7 10.5 5 7.5