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CASE REPORT
Year : 2018  |  Volume : 66  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 140-142

Swept-source optical coherence tomography of an optic disc melanocytoma: The importance of the hyperreflective foci


Dr. R P Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

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Dr. Pradeep Venkatesh
Dr. R P Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi - 110 029
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/ijo.IJO_642_17

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Optic disc melanocytoma (ODM) has been considered as a benign tumor with few reports of malignant transformation. We present swept-source optical coherence tomography (SSOCT) imaging of a case of ODM. As attaining histopathology is impossible in most cases, we discuss the possibility of using SSOCT as a tool for ruling out choroidal invasion or juxtapapillary melanoma.


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