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Senile calcific scleral plaques

Case contributed by Dr Ayush Goel


Trauma to head

Patient Data

Age: 67 yrs
Gender: Female

Soft tissue swelling in the right hight parietal region.

Incidentally noted bilateral senile calcific scleral plaques.


Annotated Image

Red arrow: senile calcific scleral plaques

Case Discussion

Senile calcific scleral plaques are incidental finding in elderly, that usually occur medially or laterally, just anterior to the insertion of respective rectus muscle.

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Case information

rID: 32914
Published: 20th Dec 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Head & Neck
Tag: orbit
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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