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December 1999

Atlas of Eyelid and Conjunctival Tumors

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by Jerry A. Shields, MD, and Carol L. Shields, MD, 350 pp, with 1056 illus, ISBN 0-7817-1915-1, Philadelphia, Pa, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1999.


Copyright 1999 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.1999

Arch Ophthalmol. 1999;117(12):1671-1672. doi:

Atlas of Eyelid and Conjunctival Tumorsis the first in a 3-volume series covering the topic of ophthalmic oncology. The text contains 25 chapters broken into 2 separate sections. Part 1 describes tumors and pseudotumors of the eyelids and part 2 covers tumors and pseudotumors of the conjuctiva. Lacrimal drainage system tumors are included in the eyelid segment. Each section concludes with a short description of surgical management. In total, the authors describe 95 different tumors and pseudotumors encompassing nearly all neoplastic conditions that occur in the eyelid, conjunctiva, and lacrimal drainage system.

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