Eye
Eyelid adnexal tumors
Adenocarcinoma of eyelid


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Revised: 28 March 2019

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PubMed Search: Adenocarcinoma [title] of eyelid

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Definition / general
Cite this page: Pernick N. Eyelid: adenocarcinoma of eyelid. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/eyeeyelidadenocarcinoma.html. Accessed August 22nd, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Malignant sweat gland tumor, often mucinous
  • Similar to adenocystic carcinoma of skin at other sites
  • Local recurrences are common, rarely distant metastases
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