Melanocytic nevi of the palpebral conjunctiva. An extremely rare location usually signifying melanoma.

@article{Buckman1988MelanocyticNO,
  title={Melanocytic nevi of the palpebral conjunctiva. An extremely rare location usually signifying melanoma.},
  author={G F Buckman and Frederick Albert Jakobiec and Robert Folberg and Lisa M. McNally},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={1988},
  volume={95 8},
  pages={1053-7}
}
Nevi of the conjunctiva generally develop during the first 2 decades of life, and are almost entirely restricted to the epibulbar surface, the plica, the caruncle, and the lid margin. Therefore, any elevated pigmented lesion of the forniceal or tarsal conjunctiva acquired later in life must be regarded with suspicion as a melanoma or melanoma precursor, and… CONTINUE READING