Bilateral lacrimal gland disease: Clinical features of 97 cases Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Lacrimal Apparatus Diseases

abstract

  • The cause of bilateral lacrimal gland disease most commonly was inflammatory, followed by structural and lymphoproliferative. Patient characteristics and clinical presentations were key features distinguishing between competing possibilities. Despite local control with corticosteroids or radiotherapy, underlying disease continued in 71% of patients and led to death in 3%.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ophtha.2014.04.018

PubMed ID

  • 24907059

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2040

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 121

number

  • 10