Tuberculoma of the choroid masquerading as a choroidal melanoma

Papastefanou, V P; Cohen, V M
November 2011
Eye;Nov2011, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p1519
Academic Journal
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Presumed tuberculous uveitis: diagnosis, management, and outcome," by C. Sanghvi and colleagues.


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