What is the role of biopsy in the workup of intraocular tumors?

Updated: Jun 25, 2020
  • Author: Andrew A Dahl, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: Hampton Roy, Sr, MD  more...
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For tissue diagnosis, fine-needle biopsy, aqueous aspiration, or excisional biopsy is needed.

Diagnosis of iris nevus is aided by fluorescein angiography of iris, aqueous aspiration, or biopsy.


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