The ocular melanoma story. LIII Edward Jackson Memorial Lecture: Part II.

@article{Albert1997TheOM,
  title={The ocular melanoma story. LIII Edward Jackson Memorial Lecture: Part II.},
  author={Daniel M. Albert},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={1997},
  volume={123 6},
  pages={
          729-41
        }
}
  • D. Albert
  • Published 1997
  • Medicine
  • American journal of ophthalmology
PURPOSE To trace the evolution and status of our knowledge of choroidal melanoma with regard to the nature, cause, and treatment of this tumor. METHODS Historical materials beginning with Georg Bartisch's contributions in 1583 through to the Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study and recent basic research are reviewed. RESULTS Many individuals have made important contributions to our knowledge about this tumor. Basic information, however, regarding the natural history of the tumor, the most… Expand
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