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Ocular involvement in sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy.
  1. Z A Karcioglu,
  2. B Allam and
  3. M S Insler
  1. Department of Ophthalmology, Tulane University Medical School, New Orleans, LA.


    Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy is a distinct clinical entity, with ophthalmic involvement in 10% of patients. Orbital as well as eyelid lesions have been described as part of the extra-lymph node involvement of this disorder. We recently examined a young boy with sinus histiocytosis with a bulbar conjunctival mass and chronic dacryocystitis.

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