Journal of Medical Cases, ISSN 1923-4155 print, 1923-4163 online, Open Access
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Volume 6, Number 1, January 2015, pages 10-13

Cataract Obscuring a Large Primary Choroidal Melanoma and Associated Exudative Retinal Detachment in the Left Eye: A Case Report


Figure 1.
Figure 1. A-B ultrasound of the left eye: dome-shaped tumor 10 × 17.2 mm, with low to medium reflectivity without extrascleral extension. An exudative retinal detachment is present.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Orbit MRI: axial T1-weighted MR image shows hyperintense mass 9.7 × 15.7 mm in the inferior temporal periphery of the left eye, associated with an exudative retinal detachment 23.6 mm. No extraocular extension is depicted.
Figure 3.
Figure 3. Orbit MRI: coronal section T1-weighted MR image shows the hyperintense mass in the left eye.
Figure 4.
Figure 4. Orbit MRI: coronal section T2-weighted image shows the hypointense mass in the left eye.