Acta Scientific Ophthalmology (ISSN: 2582-3191)

Case Report Volume 5 Issue 4

Sarcomatoid Carcinoma of the Orbit: A Rare Case Report

El Houssaine Boudra1*, Hajar Hanguir1, Imane Gouzi2, Ahmed Bennis1, Nawal Hammas2, Fouad Chraibi1, Meriem Abdellaoui1 and Idriss Benatiya Andaloussi1

1Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital Hassan II, Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University, Fez, Morocco
2Department of Biology, University Hospital Hassan II, Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University, Fez, Morocco

*Corresponding Author: El Houssaine Boudra, Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital Hassan II, Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University, Fez, Morocco.

Received: March 01, 2022; Published: March 10, 2022


Sarcomatoid carcinomas (SCs) are a variant of squamous cell carcinomas. They are extremely uncommon in the orbit. In the English literature, we reported Only 9 cases with orbital origin of this tumors. The prognosis of sarcomatoid carcinoma is extremely poor and the disease is usually clinically advanced at presentation. Currently, there is no consensus for the treatment of this variant malignant neoplasm. The treatment should be aggressive, and frequently yield poor results. We present a case of 42 years old male with orbital sarcomatoid carcinoma.

Keywords: Orbital; Sarcomatoid; Carcinoma; Case Report; Spindle Cell


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Citation: El Houssaine Boudra., et al. “Sarcomatoid Carcinoma of the Orbit: A Rare Case Report".Acta Scientific Ophthalmology 5.4 (2022): 28-30.


Copyright: © 2022 El Houssaine Boudra., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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