Uveal melanoma presenting as acute angle-closure glaucoma: report of two cases.

@article{EscalonaBenz2003UvealMP,
  title={Uveal melanoma presenting as acute angle-closure glaucoma: report of two cases.},
  author={Erika M Escalona-Benz and Matthew S. Benz and Jonathan W Briggs and Donald L Budenz and Richard K. Parrish and Timothy Garrett Murray},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2003},
  volume={136 4},
  pages={756-8}
}
PURPOSE To present two cases of uveal melanoma presenting as acute angle-closure glaucoma. DESIGN Observational case reports. Assessment and management of two patients with uveal melanoma presenting with acute angle-closure glaucoma. RESULTS One patient was initially treated with antiglaucoma medications, and a laser peripheral iridotomy was performed. The second patient had opaque media preventing visualization of the posterior segment, but the presence of an occult mass was suspected as… CONTINUE READING

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