Primary intraocular posttransplantation lymphoproliferative disorder

W. Lloyd Clark, Ingrid U. Scott, Timothy G. Murray, Robert H. Rosa, R. Michael Siatkowski, Max R. Langham

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Abstract

We report a case of posttransplantation lymphoproliferative disorder manifesting as an isolated, unilateral iris tumor. A 2-year-old boy who had undergone liver transplantation for biliary atresia at age 4 months was seen with a 2-month history of an enlarging iris nodule. Histopathologic examination of the iris lesion demonstrated a mixed population of lymphoid cells. To our knowledge, this is the youngest patient with posttransplantation lymphoproliferative disorder isolated to the eye.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1667-1669
Number of pages3
JournalArchives of Ophthalmology
Volume116
Issue number12
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1998

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ophthalmology

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