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International Ophthalmology

, Volume 1, Issue 2, pp 71–84 | Cite as

New observations concerning choroidal osteomas

  • J. Donald
  • M. Gass
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Abstract

The clinical and laboratory findings in fifteen patients with nineteen eyes containing choroidal osteomas are summarized. The first case of the disease in a male patient is reported as well as the development of a second tumor in the previously uninvolved eye of an adult patient and the marked enlargement of the tumor in another. The possible etiology of the choroidal osteomas is discussed.

Keywords

Choroidal osteomas osseous choristomas 

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© Dr. W. Junk bv Publishers 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Donald
    • 1
  • M. Gass
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyBascom Palmer Eye Inst. University of Miami School of MedicineMiamiUSA

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