A rare case of progressive ptosis caused by lacrimal gland oncocytoma

Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Peter J TimoneyDavid E Cowen

Abstract

The authors present a case of a healthy 61-year-old woman who presented with a 4-year history of progressive right upper eyelid ptosis. Excisional biopsy revealed malignant oncocytoma, an exceedingly rare tumor of the lacrimal gland.

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