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Conjunctival malignant melanoma: A rare variant and review of important diagnostic and therapeutic considerations.
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PMID:  23960986     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Malignant melanoma of the conjunctiva is a relatively infrequent neoplasm that can be associated with significant morbidity and cause diagnostic difficulty to both the ophthalmologist and pathologist. We herein describe the first reported case in North American and European databases of a rare variant-signet ring cell melanoma - arising in the background of primary acquired melanosis (PAM) and use this case as a review of important diagnostic and therapeutic considerations when faced with this condition.
Danah H Albreiki; Steven M Gilberg; James P Farmer
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Saudi journal of ophthalmology : official journal of the Saudi Ophthalmological Society     Volume:  26     ISSN:  1319-4534     ISO Abbreviation:  Saudi J Ophthalmol     Publication Date:  2012 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-08-20     Completed Date:  2013-08-20     Revised Date:  2013-08-23    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9425601     Medline TA:  Saudi J Ophthalmol     Country:  Saudi Arabia    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  151-6     Citation Subset:  -    
University of Ottawa Eye Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada.
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