KUMJ | VOL. 1 | NO. 4 | ISSUE 4 | OCT-DEC, 2003

Case of xeroderma pigmentosum with well differentiated squamous cell carcinoma in the eye
Pradhan E, Padhye SB, Malla OK, Karki KJD

A seven year old female child presented with complaints of increased freckling over the face since the age of two
years and a rapidly growing mass over the right eye.
She underwent excisional biopsy of the mass over the eye which on histopathological examination was diagnosed as
squamous cell carcinoma.

Keyword : Xeroderma pigmentosum, freckles, malignant tumour, excision biopsy, squamous cell carcinoma of eye