Epidermoid Cyst of Orbit in a Newborn


Canan H., Altan-Yaycioglu R., Bal N., Torer B., Cetinkaya-Cakmak B., Gulcan H.

CASE REPORTS IN OPHTHALMOLOGICAL MEDICINE, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1155/2015/848427
  • Title of Journal : CASE REPORTS IN OPHTHALMOLOGICAL MEDICINE

Abstract

A 3-day-old male newborn presented with a severe proptosis of the left eye leading to exposure keratopathy. He underwent debulking of the cyst and biopsy of the tumour and received the pathological diagnosis of epidermoid cyst of orbit. Clinicopathological features of this rare disease are discussed.