Orbital cystic lesions

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Amir Rezaee et al.

Several cystic and cyst-like orbital lesions may be encountered in imaging of the orbits:

  • developmental orbital cysts
    • choristoma:
      • dermoid: commonest benign orbital tumour in childhood 
      • epidermoid
    • teratoma 
    • congenital cystic eye
    • colobomatous cyst
  • acquired
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Article information

rID: 39904
System: Head & Neck
Section: Gamuts
Tag: cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Orbital cystic lesions
  • Orbital cyst
  • Differential diagnosis of orbital cyst

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