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Corneal Myxoma: PDF Only

Case Report and Review of the Literature.

Lo, Garlan G. M.D.; Biswas, Jyotirmay M.D.; Rao, Narsing A. M.D.; Font, Ramon L. M.D.

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Myxoma of the cornea is extremely rare. To our knowledge, only two cases have been reported in the literature. We report an additional case of a corneal myxomatous lesion that presented as a subepithelial, gelatinous, and whitish mass. Histologic examination revealed a loose mucoid stroma, rich in hyaluronic acid, with a relative paucity of cells.

(C) Lippincott-Raven Publishers.


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