Woman referred for growing eyelid lesion

April 2009
Ocular Surgery News;4/25/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p54
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article describes the case of a 64-year-old woman who complained of bumps on her left upper eyelid that had been growing in size over six months. Particular focus is given to her medical history, as well as her visual acuity. The results of her external examination and slip lamp examination are also provided. Chalazion, sebaceous hyperplasia and basal cell carcinoma are some differential diagnosis for this condition. She was diagnosed with a sebaceous cell carcinoma based on her histopathology.


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