Radiation Oncology/Eye/Choroidal metastasis

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Prevalence[edit]

In disseminated breast cancer:

  • PMID 9924304 — "Frequency of asymptomatic choroidal metastasis in patients with disseminated breast cancer: results of a prospective screening programme." Wiegel T et al.
    • Risk was 5%. Higher risk of 11% when more than one organ was involved in metastatic spread. Risk factors were lung and brain metastases.