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Interactive Case Study - November 2012

Asymptomatic nodule of the lower eyelid

L. David Hall, MD; Tammie Ferringer, MD

Question 1:

An 83-year-old Caucasian man presented with a 5-mm flesh-colored nodule on the right lower eyelid of several weeks duration. An incisional biopsy was performed (Figures 1-4).

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Which of the following is the best diagnosis?