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Malignant clear cell hidradenoma of the upper eyelid

Author(s): Gurucharan Singh | Harendra Kumar | Sridevi N.S | Narendra P. Datti | Sangeeta M. | Krithika Rupnarayan

Journal: Electronic Physician
ISSN 2008-5842

Volume: 4;
Issue: 2;
Start page: 490;
Date: 2012;
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Keywords: Malignant | Clear cell hidradenoma | Eyelid tumor | Neoplasm

Malignant clear cell hidradenoma is a rare eccrine sweat gland neoplasm, probably not reported in the eyelids,although benign clear cell hidradenoma of the eyelid has been reported. A 65 year old lady presented toOphthalmology outpatient department at Sri R L Jalappa hospital and research centre with a solitary mass over theright upper eyelid associated with mechanical ptosis. Clinical diagnosis was a puzzle because of the shiny pinkishepidermal surface. The tumour was excised. Histopathological examination revealed malignant clear cellhidradenoma. Review of literature revealed it to be an extremely rare neoplasm.

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