Words nearby xanthoma planum
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The macular or flat (xanthoma planum) and the tubercular (xanthoma tuberculatum or tuberosum).
In some instances both varieties (xanthoma multiplex) are seen in the same individual.
In some cases (xanthoma diabeticorum) of general xanthoma diabetes is the causative factor.
Occasionally the os planum is perforated, resulting in emphysema of the eyelids or an ecchymosis like a ‘black eye’.
The os planum, if not already destroyed, can be removed, so as to obtain access to the orbit.