Natural history of diffuse uveal melanocytic proliferation. Case report.

@article{Borruat1992NaturalHO,
  title={Natural history of diffuse uveal melanocytic proliferation. Case report.},
  author={F X Borruat and Philippe Othenin-Girard and Sylvie Uffer and B Othenin-Girard and Franco Regli and Jean Hurlimann},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={1992},
  volume={99 11},
  pages={
          1698-704
        }
}
BACKGROUND Diffuse uveal melanocytic proliferation is a rare paraneoplastic syndrome resulting in rapid bilateral visual loss due to proliferation of benign melanocytes within the choroid and ciliary body. Most of the previously reported cases have been seen with bilateral involvement and typical ocular features. PATIENT The authors report the case of a 61-year-old man who presented with uniocular posterior pole lesions at the level of the retinal pigment epithelium and subsequently developed… CONTINUE READING