Which specialist consultations are beneficial to patients with conjunctival melanoma?

Updated: Feb 16, 2021
  • Author: Manolette R Roque, MD, MBA, FPAO; Chief Editor: Hampton Roy, Sr, MD  more...
  • Print
Answer

Answer

Consultation with a radiation oncologist is appropriate. [28] As previously stated, Damato and Coupland reported that high rates of local tumor control, with little ocular morbidity, resulted from excision of invasive melanoma with adjunctive brachytherapy and topical chemotherapy. [30]


Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!