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Uveual melanoma treatment

Survival and saving the eye

Miguel Materin, MD, Director of Ocular Oncology Section, Yale Eye Center, discusses uveal melanoma treatment which depends on saving the patient’s life before consideration of saving the eye or restoring vision.

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