Cite this page: Pernick N. Eyelid: necrobiotic xanthogranuloma with paraproteinemia of eyelid. PathologyOutlines.com website. https://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/eyenecrobiotic.html. Accessed February 23rd, 2020.
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