Eye
Eyelid adnexal tumors
Trichilemmal cell tumor of eyelid


Topic Completed: 1 February 2014

Revised: 28 March 2019

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PubMed Search: Trichilemmal cell tumor of eyelid

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Cite this page: Pernick N. Eyelid: trichilemmal cell tumor of eyelid. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/eyeeyelidtrichilemmal.html. Accessed October 16th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Also called pilar cyst
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Cyst composed of dense keratin without a granular cell layer
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