Lacrimal Gland Biopsy

Lacrimal gland biopsy: Lacrimal glands are the almond-shaped glands located above and to the side of each eye. Occasionally, the cells in this gland start multiplying abnormally, resulting in tumour of the lacrimal gland. Lacrimal gland biopsy involves removal of a small amount of tissue for microscopic examination in order to make a definite diagnosis of cancer.