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Choroid tumour

Choroid tumour

Synonym(s): Choroidal Cancer - Choroid, Tumour

Definition: All growths originating from the CHOROID.

Additional information for professionals: They may be benign (angiomas, benign nevi) or malignant (malignant melanomas), primary or secondary to other cancers (breast, lung, prostate, etc.). The onset is clinically variable: reduced VISUAL ACUITY, amputation of the VISUAL FIELD, HYPERTONIA..etc.

Hierarchical classification:

  • Tumours
  • Tumours by site
  • Eye tumour
  • Uveal tumour
  • Choroid tumour


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