Conjunctival Lymphoma--An International Multicenter Retrospective Study.
Marina M Kirkegaard, Peter K Rasmussen, Sarah E Coupland, Bita Esmaeli, Paul T Finger, Gerardo F Graue, Hans E Grossniklaus, Santosh G Honavar, Jwu J Khong, Penny A McKelvie, Kaustubh Mulay, Jan U Prause, Elisabeth Ralfkiaer, Lene D Sjö, Peter B Toft, Geeta K Vemuganti, Bradley A Thuro, Jeremy Curtin, Steffen Heegaard
JAMA Ophthalmol | Published : 2016
IMPORTANCE: To date, the clinical features of the various subtypes of conjunctival lymphoma (CL) have not been previously evaluated in a large cohort. OBJECTIVE: To characterize subtype-specific clinical features of CL and their effect on patient outcome. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS: A retrospective multicenter study was performed. Patient data were collected from January 1, 1980, through December 31, 2010. The dates of the analysis were May 15, 2015, to August 20, 2015. The median follow-up period was 43 months. Seven eye cancer centers were involved in the study. In total, 268 patients with CL were identified, 5 of whom were excluded because of missing clinical data. MAIN OUTCOMES AN..View full abstract