Kerala Journal of Ophthalmology

SURGICAL CORNER
Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 33  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 67--70

Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma of eyelid: A rare presentation in rural India


Priyanka Dileep Asgaonkar, Gauri Badhe Bankar, Akshita Sharma, Kishor P Badhe 
 Department of Ophthalmology, Rural Medical College, Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences, Loni, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Priyanka Dileep Asgaonkar
Department of Ophthalmology, Rural Medical College, Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences, Loni Bk - 413 736, Maharashtra
India

Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma (BSCC) is an aggressive rare sub-variant of squamous cell carcinoma that usually affects the upper aerodigestive tract. Ophthalmic presentation of this variety is rather rare. In our case report, we report a case of primary lower eyelid BSCC, which was treated successfully.


How to cite this article:
Asgaonkar PD, Bankar GB, Sharma A, Badhe KP. Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma of eyelid: A rare presentation in rural India.Kerala J Ophthalmol 2021;33:67-70


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Asgaonkar PD, Bankar GB, Sharma A, Badhe KP. Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma of eyelid: A rare presentation in rural India. Kerala J Ophthalmol [serial online] 2021 [cited 2021 Jul 25 ];33:67-70
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