Microcystic adnexal carcinoma of the eyebrow

Ong, T., Liew, S. H., Mulholland, B., Davis, P. and Calonje, E. (2004) Microcystic adnexal carcinoma of the eyebrow. Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 20 (2). pp. 122-125. ISSN 0740-9303

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Abstract

Purpose: To describe a case of the largest reported microcystic adnexal carcinoma of the eyebrow in an 89-year-old woman and to review the literature regarding the periorbital occurrence of this tumor. Methods: Case report and literature review. Results: This case was treated with primary excision and radiotherapy, with no clinical signs of recurrence in the past 6 months. Conclusions: Microcystic adnexal carcinoma is a rare tumor; however, because of its aggressive local infiltration, ophthalmologists should consider this diagnosis and complete surgical excision. Long-term data are needed to establish outcomes from the different treatment options.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: skin
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > Norwich Medical School
Depositing User: LivePure Connector
Date Deposited: 10 Jan 2022 13:30
Last Modified: 10 Jan 2022 13:30
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/82940
DOI: 10.1097/01.IOP.0000117339.03172.17

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