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CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 22  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 517-519

Primary orbital lymphomatoid granulomatosis in a 1-year-old child


1 Division of Ophthalmology, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
2 Division of Ophthalmology, Groote Schuur Hospital; Division of Paediatric Ophthalmology, Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Correspondence Address:
Shaheer Aboobaker
Division of Ophthalmology, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town
South Africa
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DOI: 10.4103/0974-9233.164623

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Lymphomatoid granulomatosis (LyG) is a rare, angiocentric, angiodestructive, B-cell lymphoproliferative disease, presenting with pulmonary involvement in more than 80% of cases. We describe a case of primary orbital LyG in a 1-year-old child.


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