Melanocytic conjunctival tumors

Ophthalmol Clin North Am. 2005 Mar;18(1):15-24, vii. doi: 10.1016/j.ohc.2004.08.005.


Melanocytic conjunctival tumors include a wide range of lesions that vary in their clinical and histopathologic features. Their management depends on numerous factors, including their location, focality, tumor dimensions (including depth), histopathologic characteristics, recurrences, growth, and the presence of metastasis.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Conjunctival Neoplasms / pathology*
  • Conjunctival Neoplasms / therapy
  • Humans
  • Melanoma / pathology*
  • Melanoma / therapy
  • Melanosis / pathology*
  • Melanosis / therapy
  • Nevus, Pigmented / pathology*
  • Nevus, Pigmented / therapy