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A case of iris melanocytoma transformed to malignant melanoma

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Inoue, R., Saishin, Y., Shima, C. et al. A case of iris melanocytoma transformed to malignant melanoma. Jpn J Ophthalmol 53, 271–273 (2009). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10384-008-0649-0

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