Nevus of iris

Known as: Eye freckle, Iris nevus, Nevus of the Iris 
A benign neoplasm that arises from the iris and is composed of melanocytes. Only a small percentage of cases progress to iris melanoma.

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2016
2016
Iris nevus is common: 6% of patients with suspected iris melanoma have lesions other than melanoma, and 36% of them are nevi… (More)
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2013
2013
PURPOSE To determine clinical features predictive of growth of iris nevus into melanoma. DESIGN Retrospective, comparative case… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES To image and measure iris tumors with optical coherence tomography (OCT). PATIENTS AND METHODS High… (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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1989
1989
We studied by light and electron microscopy the diffuse iris nevus of an eye in a 16-year-old patient with oculodermal… (More)
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1987
1987
This paper reports on 9 cases of iris nevus syndrome diagnosed clinically, eight of which were confirmed by microscopy. The… (More)
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1980
1980
A 30-year-old woman was found to have iris heterochromia as a consequence of unilateral congenital Horner's syndrome, Iris nevi… (More)
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1980
1980
In a patient with the clinical features of the iris nevus syndrome who was treated for glaucoma a cataract developed later. The… (More)
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1979
1979
Progressive essential iris atrophy, Chandler's syndrome, and the iris nevus (Cogan-Reese) syndrome are considered to be… (More)
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1975
1975
Fourteen patients (ten women, four men) with iris nevus (Cogan-Reese) syndrome, all having unilateral glaucoma, were studied… (More)
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