Conjunctival Melanoma

Known as: Malignant Melanoma of the Conjunctiva, Malignant Melanoma of Conjunctiva, Melanoma of Conjunctiva 
A malignant melanoma within the conjunctiva of the eye.
National Institutes of Health

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2013
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2013
PURPOSE Conjunctival melanoma is a rare but potentially deadly tumor of the eye. Despite effective local therapies, recurrence… (More)
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2009
2009
Invasive conjunctival melanoma can arise de novo, from nevus or from melanoma in situ. The literature reports that after… (More)
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2009
2009
PurposeTo evaluate treatment of conjunctival melanomas at the Ocular Oncology Service in Liverpool.MethodsWe included 40 patients… (More)
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2004
2004
PURPOSE An activating mutation in exon 15 of the BRAF gene has been found in a high proportion of cutaneous melanomas and… (More)
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2004
2004
PURPOSE To study the pattern of metastasis and overall survival in patients with disseminated conjunctival melanoma. DESIGN… (More)
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2002
2002
Data from long-term follow-up examinations of patients with conjunctival melanoma are limited. A retrospective study of survival… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To identify the clinical determinants of prognosis and the incidence of malignant conjunctival melanoma in whites… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE To investigate the feasibility and safety of preoperative lymphoscintigraphy and sentinel lymph node (SLN) biopsy for… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To identify the risk factors of conjunctival malignant melanoma that predict local tumor recurrence, orbital… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The etiology of squamous cell carcinoma of the conjunctiva (SCCC) is not well known. A possible role of UVB radiation is… (More)
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