Intraocular invasion by basal cell carcinoma of the lid.

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TitleIntraocular invasion by basal cell carcinoma of the lid.
Publication TypeJournal Article
AuthorsAldred WV, Ramirez VG, Nicholson DH
Abbrev. JournalArch. Ophthalmol.
JournalArchives of ophthalmology (Chicago, Ill. : 1960)
Year of Publication1980
Volume98
Issue10
Pagination1821-2
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsCarcinoma, Basal Cell, Eyelid Neoplasms, Humans, Leprosy, Male, Middle Aged
Abstract

Basal cell carcinoma arising in the lid of a 53-year-old man with lepromatous leprosy extended through the cornea into the anterior chamber. Possible explanations for this unusual pattern of invasion are discussed.

PubMed URL

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7425909?dopt=Abstract

DOI10.1001/archopht.1980.01020040673016

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