Pyogenic granuloma of the palpebral conjunctiva associated with contact lens wear

J. C. Horton, W. D. Mathers, L. E. Zimmerman

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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
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jan 1 1990


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  • Ophthalmology

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