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Pigmentary Tumors of the Peripheral Retina

  • Keith M. Zinn

Abstract

Choroidal nevi are usually flat, well-circumscribed lesions that vary in color from brown to grey to black and vary between 0.5 disc diameters to 8 disc diameters in size. Most choroidal nevi are considered flat, but on occasion may be up to 2 mm in thickness. The edges of choroidal nevi can be sharply demarcated or feathery.

Keywords

Retinal Pigment Epithelium Retinal Pigment Epithelium Cell Peripheral Retina Choroidal Melanoma Visual Field Deficit 
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© Keith M. Zinn and Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Keith M. Zinn
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyMount Sinai School of MedicineNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat HospitalNew YorkUSA

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