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October 1973

Malignant Mixed Tumor of the Lacrimal Gland: Occult Source of Metastatic Carcinoma

Author Affiliations

Rochester, Minn
From the Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minn.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1973;90(4):297-299. doi:10.1001/archopht.1973.01000050299010

A patient had a malignant mixed tumor of the lacrimal gland. This gland served as an occult source of skeletal metastasis for five years prior to discovery of the primary tumor.