Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 2017 Jun 13. Epub 2017 Jun 13.
*The David Cogan Ophthalmic Pathology Laboratory, †Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, and ‡The Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Service, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Most boney and cartilaginous lesions of the orbit and periorbital compartments are benign, grow endophytically, and are composed of dense lamellar bone (eburnated or ivory osteomas). An 87-year-old woman had a well-circumscribed, firm, round, and exophytic lesion of the brow region for at least 15 years. Excisional surgery disclosed an osteocartilaginous lesion with an enveloping pseudocapsule (periosteum/perichondrium) and a narrow stalk connecting it to the frontal bone. Read More