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dc.contributor.authorMarback, E. F.
dc.contributor.authorGonzaga, R. L.
dc.contributor.authorRigueiro, M. P.
dc.contributor.authorMartins, M. C.
dc.contributor.authorErwenne, C. M.
dc.identifier.citationOphthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, v. 18, n. 4, p. 308-309, 2002.
dc.description.abstractPurpose: To present a case of epibulbar Fordyce nodules, with a referral diagnosis of primary tumor.Methods: Case report.Results: A 38-year-old woman was referred for ocular oncology consultation because of a conjunctival lesion in the right eye. She had had a buccal mucous graft to treat recurrent pterygium 18 years earlier. the lesion consisted of multiple small, yellow granules over a pink, thickened mucosa from the 12 to 3 o'clock meridians. Excisional biopsy revealed multiple subepithelial sebaceous glands consistent with Fordyce nodules.Conclusions: Fordyce nodules are a possible late benign complication of buccal mucous grafts.en
dc.publisherLippincott Williams & Wilkins
dc.relation.ispartofOphthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
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dc.titleFordyce nodules in a buccal membrane graft to the ocular surfaceen
dc.contributor.institutionUniversidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP)
dc.description.affiliationUniversidade Federal de São Paulo, Paulista Sch Med, Dept Ophthalmol, BR-04024002 São Paulo, Brazil
dc.description.affiliationUnifespUniversidade Federal de São Paulo, Paulista Sch Med, Dept Ophthalmol, BR-04024002 São Paulo, Brazil
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