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EyeRounds Online Atlas of Ophthalmology

Contributor: William Charles Caccamise, Sr, MD, Retired Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

*Dr. Caccamise has very generously shared his images of patients taken while operating during the "eye season" in rural India as well as those from his private practice during the 1960's and 1970's. Many of his images are significant for their historical perspective and for techniques and conditions seen in settings in undeveloped areas.

Category: Oculoplastics

Ectropion of lower lid due to squamous cell carcinoma of tarsal conjunctiva

ectropion of lower lid due to squamous cell carcinoma of tarsal conjunctiva

Biopsy demonstrated squamous cell carcinoma of conjunctiva.Squamous cell carcinoma is the most common epithelial malignancy of the conjunctiva. Basal cell carcinoma of the conjunctiva rarely occurs. This case is definitely one for an experienced and skilled oculoplastic surgeon.





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last updated: 02-08-2008