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Disease Iris Neoplasms

Name Iris Neoplasms
Synonyms Iris Neoplasm | Neoplasm, Iris | Neoplasms, Iris
Definition Tumors of the iris characterized by increased pigmentation of melanocytes. Iris nevi are composed of proliferated melanocytes and are associated with neurofibromatosis and malignant melanoma of the choroid and ciliary body. Malignant melanoma of the iris often originates from preexisting nevi.
Categories Cancer | Eye disease
MeSH® ID D015811
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