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Ectopic brain presenting as orbital and conjunctival mass: A case report.
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PMID:  12045977     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
The presence of brain tissue in the orbit is a rare finding, whether it occurs isolated, in continuity with intracranial contents, or within a tumor. In this paper, the authors report a rare case of ectopic brain in the orbit, presenting as a conjunctival mass, in a 15-day-old female child. The clinical and histological features of the case are presented, together with a review of the literature.
Geeta Kashyap Vemuganti; Chandra G. Shekar
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Journal Detail:
Title:  Orbit (Amsterdam, Netherlands)     Volume:  18     ISSN:  1744-5108     ISO Abbreviation:  Orbit     Publication Date:  1999 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-Jun-4     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  8301221     Medline TA:  Orbit     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  305-310     Citation Subset:  -    
Ophthalmic Pathology Service, L.V. Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
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