Trifocal uveal melanoma

N. Lois, C.L. Shields, J.A. Shields, P. De Potter, M.S. Ramsey

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PURPOSE: To report the singular case of a patient who developed three noncontiguous uveal melanomas over a 30-year period. METHOD: Case report. RESULT: Systemic evaluation of a 50-year-old man with an iris melanoma and bilateral choroidal melanomas disclosed no evidence of metastases or other primary neoplastic disease. CONCLUSION: Although rare, the possibility of bilateral and multifocal uveal melanoma should be recognized.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)848-850
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Ophthalmology
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 01 Jan 1997

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