Eyelid Tumor

  • Nicole AsherEmail author
  • Tyler Scott


A 55-year-old woman presented with a rapidly growing 1.5-cm ulcerated lesion on the right lower eyelid. Low-power microscopic section yielded a picture of a vaguely nodular dermal proliferation of lightly eosinophilic and vacuolated cells (Fig. 26.1). At intermediate power, the neoplastic nodules consisted of a random admixture of optically clear and eosinophilic stained cells (Fig. 26.2). High-power examination yielded vacuolated cells composed of hyperchromatic nuclei (Fig. 26.3).


Sebaceous carcinoma Muir–Torre syndrome Sebocytes 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.American University of the Caribbean School of MedicineClermontUSA
  2. 2.Louisiana State University School of MedicineNew OrleansUSA

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