Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Case reports | Gross description | Microscopic (histologic) images | Differential diagnosis
Cite this page: Pernick N. Kaposi sarcoma-eyelid. PathologyOutlines.com website. https://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/eyeeyelidkaposisarcoma.html. Accessed December 6th, 2021.
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 #368)
- Thickening of conjunctiva
Microscopic (histologic) images