What is the US prevalence of conjunctival melanoma?

Updated: Feb 16, 2021
  • Author: Manolette R Roque, MD, MBA, FPAO; Chief Editor: Hampton Roy, Sr, MD  more...
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Primary malignant melanoma of the conjunctiva is much less common than are intraocular or skin melanomas. Malignant melanoma of the conjunctiva accounts for only 2% of all ocular malignancies.


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