Nodular fasciitis presenting as a large mass in the upper eyelid

Sheila Andrade De Paula, Antonio A.V. Cruz, Victor Marques De Alencar, Patrícia Mitiko Santello Akaishi, Fernando Chahud

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A 3-year-old boy was examined for a large nodular fasciitis in the upper eyelid. The lesion was confined to the preseptal plane of the upper eyelid, provoking mechanical ptosis. Excision by an eyelid crease approach was sufficient to restore normal eyelid position.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)494-495
Number of pages2
JournalOphthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery
Issue number6
StatePublished - Nov 1 2006

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Ophthalmology


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