Nevus of Ota with Contralateral Cerebral Melanoma

Delia N. Sang, Daniel M. Albert, Arthur J. Sober, Thomas O. McMeekin

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A case of unilateral nevus of Ota was associated with ipsilateral ocular melanocytosis and contralateral malignant melanoma of the CNS. The malignant neoplasm may have arisen from an area of bilateral leptomeningeal melanosis associated with unilateral nevus of Ota.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1820-1824
Number of pages5
JournalArchives of ophthalmology
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 1977
Externally publishedYes


  • Nevus of Ota
  • cerebral malignant melanoma
  • leptomeningeal melanosis
  • ocular melanocytosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology


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