An Orbital Malignant Melanoma Arising in Cellular Blue Nevus in a Patient with Nevus of Ota

Abstract

Melanomas arising from orbital melanocytic proliferations are exceedingly rare. Many questions remain regarding their development and malignant transformation. We report on a 45-year-old Caucasian woman with a nevus of Ota that presented with visual disturbances involving her right eye and was found to have a biopsy-proven cellular blue nevus in the orbital… (More)

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