Conjunctival Melanoma Arising from Primary Acquired Melanosis
Title: Conjunctival Melanoma Arising from Primary Acquired Melanosis
Author: Mason Schmutz, MSIV
Keywords/Main Subjects: Conjunctival melanoma; Primary acquired melanosis; Conjunctival neoplasm; Orbital neoplasia; PAM with atypia; Histopathology
Secondary CORE Category: Ophthalmic Pathology / Conjunctiva / Neoplasia – Conjunctiva
Diagnosis: Conjunctival melanoma
Brief Description: This is a case report of a elderly male with primary acquired melanosis (PAM) and conjunctival melanoma. Emphasis is on the histopathologic features of PAM and conjunctival melanoma and the epidemiology, natural history, and management of PAM and conjunctival melanoma.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds