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Squamous cell carcinoma of the eyelid masquerading as 'malignant' ophthalmopathy of Graves's disease.
  1. H C Ford,
  2. J W Delahunt and
  3. C A Teague

    Abstract

    A patient with Graves's disease is described in whom the periorbital changes of severe ophthalmopathy and iatrogenic Cushing's syndrome delayed the diagnosis of a squamous cell carcinoma of the eyelid. It is suggested that the immunosuppressive therapy which the patient received may have enhanced the growth of a pre-existing malignancy.

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