Indian Journal of Ophthalmology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 1991  |  Volume : 39  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 70--73

Malignant melanoma of choroid


S Manohar, R Ramakrishnan, Tara Prasad Das, P Namperumalsamy 
 Aravind Eye Hospital & Post-Graduate Institute of Ophthalmology, Anna Nagar, Madurai - 625 020, India

Correspondence Address:
S Manohar
Aravind Eye Hospital & Post-Graduate Institute of Ophthalmology, Anna Nagar, Madurai - 625 020
India

Four cases of malignant melanoma of the choroid are reported due to rarity of the condition in India. One of the cases presented with Naevus of Ota. All the cases had typical clinical and investigative features. All cases were enucleated. Histopathologically three of them were of mixed type and one was of the epithelioid type. Two of the cases were seen in patients below 40 years of age.


How to cite this article:
Manohar S, Ramakrishnan R, Das TP, Namperumalsamy P. Malignant melanoma of choroid.Indian J Ophthalmol 1991;39:70-73


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Manohar S, Ramakrishnan R, Das TP, Namperumalsamy P. Malignant melanoma of choroid. Indian J Ophthalmol [serial online] 1991 [cited 2022 Jul 6 ];39:70-73
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