Eyelid other tumors
Pilomatrixoma of eyelid

Topic Completed: 1 February 2014

Revised: 29 March 2019

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PubMed Search: Pilomatrixoma [title] eyelid

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Cite this page: Pernick N. Eyelid: pilomatrixoma of eyelid. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/eyeeyelidpilomatricoma.html. Accessed August 25th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Also known as calcifying epithelioma of Malherbe
  • Benign
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Basaloid and ghost cells
Microscopic (histologic) images

AFIP images
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Peripheral basaloid cells
and central ghost cells
with central calcification

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