Indian Journal of Ophthalmology

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: 2016  |  Volume : 64  |  Issue : 11  |  Page : 843--844

Glial heterotopia in an adult: A rare orbital mass


Divya Dabir Sundaresh1, SR Mangala Gouri2 
1 Department of Ophthalmology, M. S. Ramaiah Medical College and Hospitals, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
2 Department of Microbiology, M. S. Ramaiah Medical College and Hospitals, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

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Heterotopic glial tissue is very rare in the orbit. Our case was an adult, which is unique since most cases reported in literature involve children. We describe a case of a 60-year-old man who presented with an orbital mass, which histopathologically revealed heterotopic glial tissue.


How to cite this article:
Sundaresh DD, Mangala Gouri S R. Glial heterotopia in an adult: A rare orbital mass.Indian J Ophthalmol 2016;64:843-844


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Sundaresh DD, Mangala Gouri S R. Glial heterotopia in an adult: A rare orbital mass. Indian J Ophthalmol [serial online] 2016 [cited 2024 Feb 27 ];64:843-844
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