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A 45-year-old female asked:

Can i remove a conjunctival nevus (eye freckle) through argon laser photoablation treatment or any other non-surgical procedure?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
There is a very small risk of a conjunctival freckle morphing into a melanoma.These can be monitored or removed by surgery or removed by photoablation. The ophthalmologist advises you.
Dr. Deeba Husain
Specializes in Ophthalmology
I believe only surgical removal of the nevus can remove it.

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