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No: Eye nevus is just like nevus elsewhere on the body. It is a "mole". It can change in characteristics and has a very very small chance of changing into a cancer. If you have a nevus in your eye, your eye doctor will document that by taking photos of it and monitor it over time. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What are some ways to remove eye nevus, conjuntival nevi, brown pigment on the white part of the eye?
See a specialist: First to determine if you have a nevus. Then ask them. They will know. ...Read more
Generally: it depends on how extensive the surgery was. It can take about 2 to 3 weeks for the redness to go away. Sometimes it will feel scratchy if there are any stitches placed. it is best to talk to your doctor about it. They would know best. Good luck. ...Read more
I was diagnosed conjunctival nevus in my eye. I have scheduled a removal in 3 weeks. How is the removal done and is there anything special after it?
Complete excision : Benign lesions, such as your diagnosed conjunctival Nevus, may be completely excised with special scissors & the wound closed with dissolvable sutures. An antibiotic eye drop & steroid eye drop (usually in a combination form) are prescribed for protection and control of inflammation. Directions given to you are for protecting the eye (shield at night) and for preventing contamination of the eye. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
After the removal of my conjunctival nevus, will my co-workers see anything noticeable in my eye on the next day? Eye patch or anything required?
I have a nevus of ota under my left eye . I had it since my birth. Is there any way except.Laser to reduce it or lower its darkness?
Laser is best: Think of a nevus of ota as a tattoo. Laser, specifically the ones we use for tattoo removal, are the most efficient and safe way, when in the right hands to remove the pigment from the lesion without damaging or scarring the skin. See an experienced laser expert for a consultation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a nevus in my eye. I also have a cataract. Will having the cataract removed be a factor in if the nevus becomes cancerous or not?
Not likely a problem: Your cataract, when visually symptomatic, may be removed. There is no connection with it and nevi, which are found in pigmented tissues, such as the iris, ciliary body, and choroid. Very infrequently, a Nevus may tranfrom into a malignant melanoma, which itself, will not affect the previous cataract surgery. I should add that cataracts can be caused by tumors in the eye; eg., ciliary body ...Read more
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