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Uveal Spindle Cell Type B Melanoma

MedGen UID:
236839
Concept ID:
C1336055
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Spindle Cell Type B Melanoma of the Uvea; Spindle Cell Type B Melanoma of Uvea; Spindle Cell Type B Uveal Melanoma

Definition

A uveal melanoma characterized by the presence of malignant spindle-shaped melanocytes with larger nuclei and distinct nucleoli. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVUveal Spindle Cell Type B Melanoma

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Krishna Y, Kalirai H, Thornton S, Damato BE, Heimann H, Coupland SE
Br J Ophthalmol 2016 Jul;100(7):1012-1016. Epub 2016 Apr 20 doi: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2015-308301. PMID: 27098748

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Yue H, Qian J, Yuan Y, Zhang R, Bi Y, Meng F, Xuan Y
Curr Eye Res 2017 May;42(5):759-765. Epub 2016 Dec 2 doi: 10.1080/02713683.2016.1245422. PMID: 27911584
Krishnakumar S, Abhyankar D, Lakshmi SA, Pushparaj V, Shanmugam MP, Biswas J
Curr Eye Res 2004 Jun;28(6):409-16. doi: 10.1080/02713680490503741. PMID: 15512948
Richardson RP, Lawry L, Rees RC, Rennie IG
Eye (Lond) 1997;11 ( Pt 5):629-34. doi: 10.1038/eye.1997.167. PMID: 9474308
Blom DJ, Mooy CM, Luyten GP, Kerkvliet S, Ouwerkerk I, Zwinderman AH, Schrier PI, Jager MJ
J Pathol 1997 Jan;181(1):75-9. doi: 10.1002/(SICI)1096-9896(199701)181:1<75::AID-PATH724>3.0.CO;2-V. PMID: 9072006
McLean IW, Zimmerman LE, Evans RM
Am J Ophthalmol 1978 Oct;86(4):557-64. doi: 10.1016/0002-9394(78)90307-0. PMID: 707604

Diagnosis

Bălăşoiu AT, Ştefănescu-Dima AŞ, Bălăşoiu M, Ciurea RN, Muraru A, Dan AO, Simionescu CE
Rom J Morphol Embryol 2022 Oct-Dec;63(4):645-652. doi: 10.47162/RJME.63.4.07. PMID: 36808200Free PMC Article
Yue H, Qian J, Yuan Y, Zhang R, Bi Y, Meng F, Xuan Y
Curr Eye Res 2017 May;42(5):759-765. Epub 2016 Dec 2 doi: 10.1080/02713683.2016.1245422. PMID: 27911584
Becerra EM, Saornil MA, Blanco G, Méndez MC, Muiños Y, Esteban MR
Can J Ophthalmol 2005 Oct;40(5):619-22. doi: 10.1016/S0008-4182(05)80057-2. PMID: 16391628
Heegaard S, Jensen OA, Prause JU
Melanoma Res 2000 Aug;10(4):350-4. doi: 10.1097/00008390-200008000-00006. PMID: 10985669
Omulecki W, Damato BE, Sekundo W, Lee WR, Toczyska-Rozentryt E, Omulecka A
Ger J Ophthalmol 1994 Aug;3(4-5):228-31. PMID: 7804108

Therapy

Liggett PE, Lo G, Pince KJ, Rao NA, Pascal SG, Kan-Mitchel J
Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 1993;231(1):15-20. doi: 10.1007/BF01681695. PMID: 8428676
Gamel JW, McLean IW, Foster WD, Zimmerman LE
Cancer 1978 May;41(5):1897-901. doi: 10.1002/1097-0142(197805)41:5<1897::aid-cncr2820410534>3.0.co;2-2. PMID: 647633

Prognosis

Bălăşoiu AT, Ştefănescu-Dima AŞ, Bălăşoiu M, Ciurea RN, Muraru A, Dan AO, Simionescu CE
Rom J Morphol Embryol 2022 Oct-Dec;63(4):645-652. doi: 10.47162/RJME.63.4.07. PMID: 36808200Free PMC Article
Yue H, Qian J, Yuan Y, Zhang R, Bi Y, Meng F, Xuan Y
Curr Eye Res 2017 May;42(5):759-765. Epub 2016 Dec 2 doi: 10.1080/02713683.2016.1245422. PMID: 27911584
Krishna Y, Kalirai H, Thornton S, Damato BE, Heimann H, Coupland SE
Br J Ophthalmol 2016 Jul;100(7):1012-1016. Epub 2016 Apr 20 doi: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2015-308301. PMID: 27098748
Väisänen A, Kallioinen M, von Dickhoff K, Laatikainen L, Höyhtyä M, Turpeenniemi-Hujanen T
J Pathol 1999 May;188(1):56-62. doi: 10.1002/(SICI)1096-9896(199905)188:1<56::AID-PATH304>3.0.CO;2-B. PMID: 10398141
McLean IW, Zimmerman LE, Evans RM
Am J Ophthalmol 1978 Oct;86(4):557-64. doi: 10.1016/0002-9394(78)90307-0. PMID: 707604

Clinical prediction guides

Yue H, Qian J, Yuan Y, Zhang R, Bi Y, Meng F, Xuan Y
Curr Eye Res 2017 May;42(5):759-765. Epub 2016 Dec 2 doi: 10.1080/02713683.2016.1245422. PMID: 27911584
Lai K, Conway RM, Crouch R, Jager MJ, Madigan MC
Exp Eye Res 2008 Jun;86(6):936-41. Epub 2008 Mar 16 doi: 10.1016/j.exer.2008.03.010. PMID: 18423620
Richardson RP, Lawry L, Rees RC, Rennie IG
Eye (Lond) 1997;11 ( Pt 5):629-34. doi: 10.1038/eye.1997.167. PMID: 9474308
Blom DJ, Mooy CM, Luyten GP, Kerkvliet S, Ouwerkerk I, Zwinderman AH, Schrier PI, Jager MJ
J Pathol 1997 Jan;181(1):75-9. doi: 10.1002/(SICI)1096-9896(199701)181:1<75::AID-PATH724>3.0.CO;2-V. PMID: 9072006
McLean IW, Zimmerman LE, Evans RM
Am J Ophthalmol 1978 Oct;86(4):557-64. doi: 10.1016/0002-9394(78)90307-0. PMID: 707604

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