Eye
Conjunctiva
Tumor features to report


Topic Completed: 1 September 2013

Revised: 27 March 2019

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PubMed Search: Tumor features to report conjunctiva [title]

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Cite this page: Pernick N. Conjunctiva: tumor features to report. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/eyeconjreport.html. Accessed October 15th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Editorial Note
  • Histologic type
  • Degree of differentiation
  • Precise anatomic location: bulbar by quadrant, palpebral (superior or inferior), fornix (superior or inferior), caruncle, plica semilunaris, limbus, cornea
  • Tumor size
  • Involvement of corneal stroma, episclera, orbital fat
  • Involvement (noninvolvement) of other tissues present
  • Margins (deep and lateral, minimum clearance)
  • Presence of angiolymphatic, perineural, intraocular or intraorbital invasion
  • Presence of ulceration
  • For melanomas, also indicate thickness (from top of epithelium to deepest tumor cell in substantia propria using ocular micrometer) and mitotic activity

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