Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Case reports | Gross description | Microscopic (histologic) images | Differential diagnosis
Cite this page: Pernick N. Eyelid: Kaposi sarcoma of eyelid. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/eyeeyelidkaposisarcoma.html. Accessed May 27th, 2019.
Definition / general
- Develops in eyelid or conjunctiva of AIDS patients
- Appears purple in eyelid due to deep location in dermis, but red in conjunctiva since superficial
- 96 year old woman with eyelid lesion (Case of the Week #368)
- Thickening of conjunctiva
Microscopic (histologic) images