Mucoepidermoid Carcinomas of the Lacrimal Sac

Chuo Ni, Wen Wang, Michael D. Wagoner, Daniel Albert, Nancy Robinson, Che Oan Fan

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Abstract

Mucoepidermoid carcinoma is a malignant tumor containing both neoplastic mucin-producing cells and epidermoid cells. To the only reported case arising in the lacrimal sac, we add three additional cases. All three were locally aggressive and required orbital exenterations. No deaths from metastatic disease occurred.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1572-1574
Number of pages3
JournalArchives of ophthalmology
Volume101
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1983
Externally publishedYes

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Ni, C., Wang, W., Wagoner, M. D., Albert, D., Robinson, N., & Fan, C. O. (1983). Mucoepidermoid Carcinomas of the Lacrimal Sac. Archives of ophthalmology, 101(10), 1572-1574. https://doi.org/10.1001/archopht.1983.01040020574015