This is a case report of a 79-year-old Filipino woman who suffered from an extremely rare Extranodal Marginal Zone Lymphoma of her lower eyelid. The patient’s pertinent medical history, presentation, diagnosis, and treatment are described. The complete eye examination and photographic documentation are also included in our report. Surgical excision was performed by the author. Subsequent pathology report with photos was obtained to confirm the diagnosis. A review of the literature was undertaken to plan future treatment and to assess the prognosis for this elderly patient, who is moving back to the Philippines.
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Chen M and Phelps PO (2014) A Case Report: Extranodal Marginal Zone Lymphoma of the Eyelid. Int J Ophthalmic Pathol 3:1.