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Characterization of ocular and metastatic uveal melanoma in an animal model.
PURPOSE To characterize, in detail, tumor development, malignant cell dissemination, and metastasis in a 10-week animal model of uveal melanoma. METHODS One million 92.1 human primary uvealExpand
Orbital Metastasis of Urinary Bladder Carcinoma: A Clinicopathologic Report and Review of the Literature
A 53-year-old male presented with a progressive mass of the left orbit. His medical history included an invasive carcinoma of the bladder diagnosed three weeks earlier. An orbital biopsy wasExpand
Fine needle aspiration biopsy to reestablish cell culture in an animal model of uveal melanoma.
PURPOSE To access the reliability of fine-needle aspiration biopsy in harvesting a sufficient amount of viable melanoma cells to establish a cell culture and maintain a melanoma cell line from anExpand
The expression of cyclooxygenase 2 in retinoblastoma: primary enucleated eyes and enucleation after conservative treatment.
PURPOSE To provide insight into the relationship between cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) expression and histopathologic features of retinoblastoma specimens treated either by primary or secondaryExpand
Malignancy in the blind painful eye – report of two cases and literature review
BackgroundFew cases of malignant tumors arising in a blind painful eye have previously been described. We described two cases of a blind painful eye containing an unsuspected tumor, which wereExpand
Corneal endothelial deposits associated with rifabutin use.
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to report on the possible development of corneal endothelial deposits resulting from the use of rifabutin. METHODS Case series consisting of 3 patients treatedExpand
Relationship between histopathological features of chemotherapy treated retinoblastoma and P‐glycoprotein expression
Background: P‐glycoprotein (P‐gp) has been identifiedas a possible mediator of chemoresistance in retinoblastoma. Theaim of this study was to determine the expression of P‐gp in retinoblastomatreatedExpand
Bilateral Candida chorioretinitis: involvement of the second eye after 3 years.
Traumatic tear of the inferior rectus muscle treated with inferior oblique anterior transposition
PurposeTo report a case of traumatic tear of the inferior rectus muscle treated with inferior oblique anterior transposition (IOAT).MethodsCase report of a 55-year-old man who presented with verticalExpand
[Choroidal neovascularization associated with sympathetic ophthalmia: case report].
A 7-year-old boy with sympathetic ophthalmia secondary to penetrating ocular trauma developed choroidal neovascularization in the macular region of the sympathizing eye. Posterior segmentExpand