Clin Exp Optom 2021 Mar 2:1-5. Epub 2021 Mar 2.
Centre for Eye Research Australia, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Melbourne, Australia.
: The malignant potential of choroidal melanocytic tumours detected incidentally in the community is thought to be low, but this has not been assessed using a validated screening tool. An accurate characterisation of the malignant potential of these lesions has implications for resource allocation, service provision, education, and training.: MOLES (Mushroom shape, Orange Pigment, Large size, Enlargement, and Subretinal fluid) categorises tumours as 'common naevus', 'low-risk naevus', 'high-risk naevus', and 'probable melanoma'. Read More