Massive eyelid thickening in pachydermoperiostosis with myelofibrosis.


Journal Article

Pachydermoperiostosis is characterized by soft-tissue hyperplasia that gives patients a classic appearance of tarsitis leading to massively thickened tarsal plates and consequential ptosis. The authors describe a patient with the classic eyelid findings, the pathologic evaluation of the eyelid, and the presence of asymptomatic myelofibrosis.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Neufeld, KR; Price, K; Woodward, JA

Published Date

  • July 2009

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 25 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 316 - 318

PubMed ID

  • 19617796

Pubmed Central ID

  • 19617796

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1537-2677

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/IOP.0b013e3181aacfd9


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States