Managing malignant conjunctival lesions

Ophthalmologists can be involved in managing patients with malignant conjunctival lesions, most often-pigmented conjunctival lesions, primary acquired melanosis, conjunctival melanoma, conjunctival and corneal squamous neoplasia, and squamous cell carcinomas. Nicholas T. Iliff, MD, described how these pathologies are best approached. Dr. Iliff is Maurice Bendann, Violet Bendann, Constance Bendann and Charles E. Iliff Professor of Ophthalmology, professor of plastic surgery, and director - oculoplastic surgery, The Wilmer Eye Institute, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore.