Sudoriferous cyst of the orbit of adult origin after trauma

  title={Sudoriferous cyst of the orbit of adult origin after trauma},
  author={Anjali Mehta and Aparna Rao and Apoorva Khanna},
  booktitle={Indian journal of ophthalmology},
A rare case of sudoriferous cyst of the orbit occurring in an adult, who had facial trauma, is reported. Several factors suggest its adult onset. The only other case reported in an adult is of presumed childhood origin. Very few congenital cases have been reported. A 65-year-old lady presented with recent onset of left-sided ptosis and a painless mass below the left supraorbital margin. The patient had traumatic ptosis after a road traffic accident 13 years ago. The ptosis was surgically… CONTINUE READING
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