• Carcinoma of the sebaceous glands of the eyelid carries a serious prognosis. Although uncommon, the diagnosis must be frequently considered owing to the similarity of the early signs of adenocarcinoma to those of chalazion. Three cases with proved sebaceous adenocarcinoma of the eyelid are reviewed to relate subtle evidence of clinical and histopathological malignancy to surgical management.
(Arch Ophthalmol 95:2203-2204, 1977)
Tenzel RR, Stewart WB, Boynton JR, Zbar M. Sebaceous Adenocarcinoma of the EyelidDefinition of Surgical Margins. Arch Ophthalmol. 1977;95(12):2203-2204. doi:10.1001/archopht.1977.04450120109014