Eye
Eyelid inflammatory disorders
Silica granuloma of eyelid

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 4 May 2018, last major update February 2014

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PubMed Search: Silica granuloma of eyelid

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Definition / general
Cite this page: Pernick, N. Eyelid: silica granuloma of eyelid. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/eyesilica.html. Accessed December 17th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Noncaseating, composed of epithelioid cells, multinucleated giant cells and birefringent silica crystals, surrounded by fibrosis