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September 1974

A Pigmented Tumor of the Ciliary Body

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Ophthalmology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans. Dr. Wilensky is now with the Department of Ophthalmology, University of Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary, Chicago.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1974;92(3):219-220. doi:10.1001/archopht.1974.01010010227009

A 34-year-old woman had a pigmented tumor of the ciliary body which had begun to invade the angle structures. Fluorescein angiography of the iris correctly suggested the benign nature of the lesion. The tumor was locally excised with the retention of good visual function.

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