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

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