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What can I expect during radiation plaque surgery?

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Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
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In brief: Consult your surgeon

Consult your surgeon. Wishing you the best.

In brief: Consult your surgeon

Consult your surgeon. Wishing you the best.
Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
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In brief: Hope for cure

For uveal melanoma, plaque containing radiation seeds applied on the sclera over the tumor to save the eye and removed few days later. Gives direct radiation to the tumor complications includes cataract formation, bleeding, retinal detachment, glaucoma , may nor work then eye has to be removed.

In brief: Hope for cure

For uveal melanoma, plaque containing radiation seeds applied on the sclera over the tumor to save the eye and removed few days later. Gives direct radiation to the tumor complications includes cataract formation, bleeding, retinal detachment, glaucoma , may nor work then eye has to be removed.
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