Can J Ophthalmol 2004 Aug;39(5):560-2
SSK Eye Hospital, Ankara, Turkey.
Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg 2010 Sep-Oct;26(5):385-6
Department of Ophthalmology, Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India.
A 70-year-old Indian female presented with a lobulated, violet-colored mass in the left eye involving the medial bulbar conjunctiva and caruncle. It was smooth, vascular, compressible, and freely mobile. It was neither reducible nor pulsatile and did not cause any proptosis or dystopia. Read More
Curr Opin Ophthalmol 2007 Sep;18(5):351-60
Ocular Oncology Service, Wills Eye Institute, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA.
Purpose Of Review: Numerous conjunctival tumors can occur in children, originating from tissues of choristomatous, epithelial, melanocytic, vascular, fibrous, xanthomatous and lymphoid. Overall, 97% prove to be benign and only 3% are malignant.Recent Findings: The most common malignancies include conjunctival lymphoma and melanoma. Read More
Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 1996 Aug-Sep;209(2-3):176-7
A 72-year-old woman presented with a lesion in her right eye, which had developed over 2 years. The cherry red lesion was located in the bulbar conjunctiva in the area of the plica semilunaris. Ophthalmologic examination was otherwise normal. Read More
Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 1981 Jan;178(1):2-5
A caruncular swelling with light brown pigmentation suggests a compound or junctional nevus. A proliferation of mucous cells is very often found inside this nevus (cases 1 and 2). A yellowish lobular tumor of the caruncle is found in hyperplasia of the sebaceous glands (case 3). Read More