Xanthelasma palpebrarum: a review and current management principles.

@article{Rohrich2002XanthelasmaPA,
  title={Xanthelasma palpebrarum: a review and current management principles.},
  author={Rod J. Rohrich and Jeffrey E. Janis and Patrick H. Pownell},
  journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  year={2002},
  volume={110 5},
  pages={
          1310-4
        }
}
LEARNING OBJECTIVES After studying this article, the participant should be able to: 1. [...] Key Method 2. Discuss the various nonsurgical and surgical treatment options and their advantages and disadvantages. 3. Describe the circumstances in which recurrence is most likely after treatment. Xanthelasma palpebrarum is the most common cutaneous xanthoma. It typically presents in middle-aged and older adults, most often around the eyelids. The diagnosis can often be made on clinical grounds alone. For the plastic…Expand
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