Pyogenic granuloma of the palpebral conjunctiva associated with contact lens wear

J. C. Horton, William Mathers, L. E. Zimmerman

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Abstract

We report a pyogenic granuloma of the upper palpebral conjunctiva in a soft contact lens user. Pathological examination revealed numerous foreign bodies embedded within the specimen. The contact lens may have contributed to development of the lesion.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)359-361
Number of pages3
JournalCornea
Volume9
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1990
Externally publishedYes

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Pyogenic Granuloma
Hydrophilic Contact Lens
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Pyogenic granuloma of the palpebral conjunctiva associated with contact lens wear. / Horton, J. C.; Mathers, William; Zimmerman, L. E.

In: Cornea, Vol. 9, No. 4, 1990, p. 359-361.

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Horton, JC, Mathers, W & Zimmerman, LE 1990, 'Pyogenic granuloma of the palpebral conjunctiva associated with contact lens wear', Cornea, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 359-361.
Horton, J. C. ; Mathers, William ; Zimmerman, L. E. / Pyogenic granuloma of the palpebral conjunctiva associated with contact lens wear. In: Cornea. 1990 ; Vol. 9, No. 4. pp. 359-361.
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