Common presentations of sebaceous gland carcinoma of the eyelid

Ann Ophthalmol. 1982 Feb;14(2):159-63.


Carcinoma of the sebaceous glands of the eyelid is a malignant lesion bearing a close resemblance to other less aggressive lid lesions. A long period of time often elapses between initial presentation and correct diagnosis and treatment. Three cases are presented to illustrate common presentations of sebaceous gland carcinoma.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Carcinoma / diagnosis*
  • Carcinoma / pathology
  • Carcinoma / surgery
  • Eyelid Neoplasms / diagnosis*
  • Eyelid Neoplasms / pathology
  • Eyelid Neoplasms / surgery
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Sebaceous Gland Neoplasms / diagnosis*
  • Sebaceous Gland Neoplasms / pathology
  • Sebaceous Gland Neoplasms / surgery