[Melanosis in eyelid margin with malignancy suspect: case report].

@article{Oliveira2009MelanosisIE,
  title={[Melanosis in eyelid margin with malignancy suspect: case report].},
  author={Claudia Akemi Shiratori de Oliveira and Jeison de Nadai Barros and Simone de Biagi Souza and Tadeu Cvintal and Silvana Artioli Schellini},
  journal={Arquivos brasileiros de oftalmologia},
  year={2009},
  volume={72 5},
  pages={
          706-9
        }
}
A case of a patient with an irregular pigmented lesion of the lower eyelid margin simulating malignant tumor, which was treated based on the results of impression cytology and diagnosed by histopathological study is presented. The importance of cytological technique is emphasized as an effective and safe method that avoids unnecessary and extensive procedures. 

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