Iris melanoma

Known as: Iris Malignant Melanoma, iris melanomas, melanoma, uveal, anterior 
A uveal melanoma that arises from the iris. It is the most common primary malignant neoplasm of the iris. The majority arise in preexisting nevi.
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2012
2012
PURPOSE To evaluate iris melanoma in children versus adults. METHODS Retrospective, nonrandomized clinical case series… (More)
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2008
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2008
PURPOSE Early/initiating oncogenic mutations have been identified for many cancers, but such mutations remain unidentified in… (More)
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2007
2007
PURPOSE An activating mutation in exon 15 of the BRAF gene has been found in a high proportion of cutaneous pigmented lesions… (More)
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2005
2005
PURPOSE To report on outcomes after proton beam radiotherapy of iris melanoma. METHODS AND MATERIALS Between 1993 and 2004, 88… (More)
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2003
2003
PURPOSE To evaluate plaque radiotherapy for iris melanoma. DESIGN Prospective noncomparative interventional case series… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE To identify risk factors that predict distant metastases of iris malignant melanoma. DESIGN Retrospective case series… (More)
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2001
2001
AIMS To describe features influencing the management of primary iris melanoma and report the outcome of conservative surgical… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVE To correlate ultrasound biomicroscopic images of iris and ciliary body melanomas with their histopathologic features… (More)
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1995
1995
A pigmented, circumscribed iris lesion thought to be a nevus was noted in the right eye of a 64-year-old man with congenital… (More)
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1985
1985
Although iris melanomas have an excellent prognosis when diagnosed and treated early, they should not be considered benign… (More)
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