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Idiopathic bilateral haemolacria
  1. Amar Pujari,
  2. Mandeep S Bajaj
  1. All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, New Delhi, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr Amar Pujari, dramarpujari{at}

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Case description

A 15-year-old girl presented with a 1-month history of intermittent, bilateral ‘bloody tears’ (figure 1A, B). History revealed the symptoms began spontaneously 1 month back with an average one episode in 15 days lasting for less than a minute. Examination revealed 20/20 visual acuity in both the eyes with the normal eyelid, conjunctiva, lacrimal sac area, ocular surface, intraocular pressure and fundus. At the time of …

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