Glioneuroma - ciliary body

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 23 May 2018, last major update February 2014

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Cite this page: Pernick, N. Uvea: glioneuroma - ciliary body. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/eyeuveaglioneuroma.html. Accessed October 17th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Rare benign choristomatous malformation of ciliary body and iron
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Well differentiated, resembles disorganized brain
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Ciliary body tumor of
glial cells with scattered
calcification - insert
is large neuron