Optic disc melanocytoma and glaucoma

Sushma Rai, Felipe A. Medeiros, Leah Levi, Robert N. Weinreb

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Abstract

An 82-year-old man presented with optic disc melanocytoma and glaucomatous optic neuropathy. The coexistence of these findings is particularly challenging, as there is no specific means for differentiating whether the optic nerve damage is glaucoma- or melanocytoma-related.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)147-150
Number of pages4
JournalSeminars in Ophthalmology
Volume22
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1 2007

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Keywords

  • Glaucoma
  • Melanocytoma
  • Optic disc
  • Optic nerve

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology

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Rai, S., Medeiros, F. A., Levi, L., & Weinreb, R. N. (2007). Optic disc melanocytoma and glaucoma. Seminars in Ophthalmology, 22(3), 147-150. https://doi.org/10.1080/08820530701457209

Optic disc melanocytoma and glaucoma. / Rai, Sushma; Medeiros, Felipe A.; Levi, Leah; Weinreb, Robert N.

In: Seminars in Ophthalmology, Vol. 22, No. 3, 01.07.2007, p. 147-150.

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Rai, S, Medeiros, FA, Levi, L & Weinreb, RN 2007, 'Optic disc melanocytoma and glaucoma', Seminars in Ophthalmology, vol. 22, no. 3, pp. 147-150. https://doi.org/10.1080/08820530701457209
Rai S, Medeiros FA, Levi L, Weinreb RN. Optic disc melanocytoma and glaucoma. Seminars in Ophthalmology. 2007 Jul 1;22(3):147-150. https://doi.org/10.1080/08820530701457209
Rai, Sushma ; Medeiros, Felipe A. ; Levi, Leah ; Weinreb, Robert N. / Optic disc melanocytoma and glaucoma. In: Seminars in Ophthalmology. 2007 ; Vol. 22, No. 3. pp. 147-150.
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