Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia: Monotherapy with Mitomycin C ND01-ND02
Village and Post Office Gaggal, Tehsil and District Kangra, Kangra-176209, Himachal Pradesh, India.
Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia (OSSN) is a neoplasm of ocular surface present in the interpalpebral area having feeder vessel. It is more common in middle age group and present as a mass lesion or chronic ocular irritation. Treatment is chemo reduction, surgical excision, cryotherapy and excision with adjuvant chemotherapy. There is high rate of recurrence in OSSN. Here is a case of 79-year-old female patient with painless mass over conjunctiva which was whitish, shiny, placoid extending from 9 o’clock to 5 o’clock covering half of the corneal surface with feeder vessel. Gelatinous or leucoplakic OSSN was managed with chemoreduction, monotherapy with mitomycin C. No recurrence was reported during more than 2 years follow-up at the peripheral health institution.