Primary amyloid tumor of the lacrimal gland: CT findings

Antonino O. Motta, Jong S. Han, Mark Levine, Jane E. Benson

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We present a rare case of primary amyloid tumor originating in the lacrimal gland. The computed tomographic Findings are similar to those of an orbital angioma. showing an enhancing soft tissue mass with multiple calcifications simulating phleboliths.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1079-1080
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Computer Assisted Tomography
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1983
Externally publishedYes



  • Amyloid tumor
  • Computed tomography
  • Lacrimal gland

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology

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Motta, A. O., Han, J. S., Levine, M., & Benson, J. E. (1983). Primary amyloid tumor of the lacrimal gland: CT findings. Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography, 7(6), 1079-1080.