Optic disc melanocytoma and glaucoma

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

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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
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jul 2007


  • Glaucoma
  • Melanocytoma
  • Optic disc
  • Optic nerve

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology


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