What is the role of laser photocoagulation in the treatment of ciliary body melanoma?

Updated: Mar 03, 2020
  • Author: Enrique Garcia-Valenzuela, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Andrew A Dahl, MD, FACS  more...
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Laser photocoagulation and transpupillary thermotherapy are used in selected small choroidal melanomas, but it is not usually useful for ciliary body melanomas.


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