Eye

Eyelid

Other tumors

Seborrheic keratosis



Last author update: 1 February 2014
Last staff update: 2 June 2022

Copyright: 2004-2022, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

PubMed Search: Seborrheic keratosis eyelid

Nat Pernick, M.D.
Page views in 2021: 3,891
Page views in 2022 to date: 8,723
Cite this page: Pernick N. Seborrheic keratosis. PathologyOutlines.com website. https://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/eyeeyelidseborrheickeratosis.html. Accessed December 10th, 2022.
Gross description
  • Elevated irregular lesions, often crusty or greasy appearing
  • Often pigmented
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Acanthosis with marked hyperkeratosis and keratin filled cysts
  • Also increased pigmentation in basal layer
  • No atypia
Microscopic (histologic) images

AFIP images
Missing Image Missing Image

Plaque-like lesion with cords of basaloid cells and numerous horn cysts

Missing Image Missing Image

Acanthotic epithelium with massive hyperkeratosis forming a cutaneous horn

Back to top
Image 01 Image 02