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Choroidal Neoplasm Biopsy

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Title: Choroidal Neoplasm Biopsy
Authors: Eric Hansen, MD, Joseph Simonett, MD
Date: 5/31/22
Keywords/Main Subjects: Retina surgery, ocular oncology, tumor biopsy
Diagnosis: Choroidal melanoma
Description of Case: Vitrectomy assisted biopsy of choroidal neoplasm. Pathology was consistent with malignant choroidal melanoma.
Summary of the Case: A woman with an indeterminant, pigmented choroidal neoplasm underwent vitrectomy assisted biopsy. Following pathology consistent with malignant choroidal melanoma, she underwent plaque brachytherapy.
Format: MP4
Faculty Approval by: Rachel Jacoby, MD
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