What is the role of retinal biopsy in the workup of ocular lymphoma?

Updated: Mar 15, 2019
  • Author: Manolette R Roque, MD, MBA, FPAO; Chief Editor: Hampton Roy, Sr, MD  more...
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If vitreous samples do not provide diagnostic tissue in the presence of retinal lesions, retinal and chorioretinal biopsies or subretinal aspiration may be done. Either an intraocular approach or a transscleral approach can be used.


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