Pilomatrix carcinoma of the eyelid


Cahill MT, Moriarty PM, Mooney DJ, Kennedy SM. Pilomatrix carcinoma of the eyelid. Am J Ophthalmol. 1999;127 (4) :463-4.

Date Published:

1999 Apr


PURPOSE: To report a case of a recurring mass with an unusual origin on the eyelid of a 34-year-old man. METHOD: Case report. RESULT: Histology demonstrated that the mass was a pilomatrix carcinoma. CONCLUSION: An atypical mass with unusual symptoms or signs needs definitive treatment and diagnostic confirmation with histology.