Iris Nevus Growth into Melanoma: Analysis of 1611 Consecutive Eyes: The ABCDEF Guide

Purpose: To determine clinical features predictive of growth of iris nevus into melanoma. Design: Retrospective, comparative case series. Participants: A total of 1611 consecutive patients referred to an ocular oncology center with iris nevus. Intervention: Observation and photographic documentation. Main Outcome Measures: Growth into melanoma. Results: The mean age at referral for iris nevus was 51 years (median, 54; range, <1–94 years). At presentation, the mean tumor basal diameter was 3 mm (median, 3 mm; range, <1–12 mm) and mean tumor thickness was 0.8 mm (median, 0.5 mm; range, 0–5 (Read more...)

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