Journal of Eye Diseases and Disorders

Journal of Eye Diseases and Disorders
Open Access

ISSN: 2684-1622


An Interesting Case of Subconjunctival Cysticercus Cyst: A Case Report

Somya Ish*, Ashok Pathak, Rahul Sharma and Shahud Hasan

Ocular cysticercosis is endemic in tropical areas like India. It can involve any part of eye like eyelid, subconjunctival space, extraocular muscle, and anterior as well as posterior segment. Here we report a rare case of cysticercosis presenting as an isolated subconjunctival cyst that was well managed surgically. Thus, cysticercosis must be kept as a differential diagnosis of any inflammatory swelling of subconjunctival space.

Published Date: 2019-09-26; Received Date: 2019-09-05