Carcinoma - Basal cell carcinoma
Reviewer: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 25 September 2013, last major update February 2011
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- Usually due to adjacent lesion in skin or eyelid
- Only rarely arises from conjunctiva
- Circumscribed white nodule
- Nodular and cystic tumor of atypical basaloid cells arising from conjunctival surface epithelium
- Similar to skin tumor
Epithelial lobules of solid-cystic basaloid cells
End of Eye > Conjunctiva > Carcinoma - Basal cell carcinoma
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