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Corneal and Conjunctival Intraepithelial Neoplasia – A Case Report

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Author(s): Saroj Gupta

Journal: People's Journal of Scientific Research
ISSN 0974-6358

Volume: 3;
Issue: 2;
Start page: 31;
Date: 2010;
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Keywords: Corneal and conjunctival intraepithelial neoplasia | topical mitomycin C | cryotherapy.

ABSTRACT
A 65- year old male presented with a reddish mass in left eye with diminution of vision for past four months. Basedon clinical examination, a probable diagnosis of ocular surface squamous neoplasia with mature cataract was made.Excision biopsy of the lesion demonstrated intraepithelial neoplasia involving cornea and conjunctiva. Post-operativelypatient was put on topical mitomycin –C (0.01%) eye drops 4 times a day for 12 weeks. Cataract surgery was done in thesame eye 3 months after cessation of topical Mitomycin-C (MMC) treatment. Follow-up was done for 18 months. Patient’svision improved to 6/9 in left eye.
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