Table 3

Histologies of eyelid cancers seen in various studies, in other parts of the world

Singapore (1968–95) (n=325)Philadelphia
(USA) (1980–2) (n=125)
Alabama (USA) (1958–88)
(n=117)
New Delhi
(India) (1982–92) (n=178)
Kyushu (Japan) (1960–81) (n=52)
Basal cell carcinoma84.0%82.4%83.7%29.8%32.6%
Sebaceous adenocarcinoma10.2%6.4%1.7%32.6%13.5%
Squamous cell carcinoma3.4%2.4%10.3%28.1%48.1%
Malignant melanoma1.2%5.4%2.6%2.0%3.8%