TITLE

Sunlight and risk of uveal melanoma

AUTHOR(S)
Horn, Erich P.; Hartge, Patricia
PUB. DATE
October 1994
SOURCE
JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;10/5/94, Vol. 86 Issue 19, p1476
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents evidence on sun related factors increasing the risk of uveal melanoma. Subjects with uveal melanoma, uveal nevi and non-nevus pseudomelanomas of the eye according to location; Number of subjects and estimated RR of uveal melanoma in the iris and in the choroid or ciliary body according to presence of ocular pigmented lesions and skin freckles.
ACCESSION #
9410195511

 

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