Sympathetic ophthalmia after proton beam irradiation for choroïdal melanoma.

PURPOSE To determine the incidence and to discuss pathogenic mechanisms of sympathetic ophthalmia in patients treated for choroïdal melanoma. DESIGN Retrospective. METHODS We analyzed the clinical and pathological data of 4867 patients, treated for choroïdal melanoma at Institute Curie-Orsay, between 1998 and 2011. Were involved patients with uveitis of… (More)