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Minor changes: 28 December 2020

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PubMed Search: Pilomatrixoma [title] eyelid

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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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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