Malignant melanoma of choroid

Known as: Malignant Melanoma of the Choroid, Melanoma of Choroid, Choroid Melanoma 
A uveal melanoma that arises from the choroid. It is the most common primary malignant intraocular tumor. It usually affects Caucasians of northern… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Background:Recently, oncogenic G protein alpha subunit q (GNAQ) mutations have been described in about 50% of uveal melanomas and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE To describe the time between treatment for choroidal melanoma and first diagnosis of metastatic disease, sites of… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE To describe the frequency and predictors of local treatment failure and enucleation after iodine 125 (I(125… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE To study distribution and cellular localization of myocilin/trabecular meshwork-inducible glucocorticoid response protein… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is induced by hypoxia and it has been implicated in the development of iris and retinal… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE To determine safety and efficacy of transpupillary thermotherapy (TTT) as a new treatment for choroidal melanoma… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Nine morphologic patterns of tumor vessels were identified in eyes removed for ciliary body or choroidal melanoma by the… (More)
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1991
1991
Four cases of malignant melanoma of the choroid are reported due to rarity of the condition in India. One of the cases presented… (More)
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1966
Highly Cited
1966
IT is evident from current ophthalmic literature that there is still an unawareness of the possibility and the value of… (More)
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