Intrapalpebral migration of a rigid gas-permeable contact lens resulting in an eyelid mass.

@article{Hammons2003IntrapalpebralMO,
  title={Intrapalpebral migration of a rigid gas-permeable contact lens resulting in an eyelid mass.},
  author={Matthew Hammons and G S Gayre and Douglas Hammons and Jonathan K. Dutton},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2003},
  volume={110 9},
  pages={
          1781-3
        }
}
PURPOSE To report a case of an eyelid mass that was found to be a rigid gas-permeable contact lens that had migrated into the intrapalpebral tissue and to provide a brief review of the literature on intrapalpebral migration of contact lenses. DESIGN Interventional case report and review of the literature. METHODS The case is described, and the literature is reviewed. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Clinical presentations and mechanisms of intrapalpebral contact lens migration are discussed… CONTINUE READING