Cite this page: Pernick N. Eyelid: necrobiotic xanthogranuloma with paraproteinemia of eyelid. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/eyenecrobiotic.html. Accessed August 22nd, 2019.
Definition / general
- Multiple nodules or plaques in periorbital areas and elsewhere in body
- Patients always have IgG paraprotein dysproteinemia
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Granulomas with collagen necrobiosis, foamy macrophages, Touton giant cells