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Document type:
Case Reports; Journal Article; Article 
Author(s):
Kellermann, N; Maier, M; Feucht, N 
Title:
[Vitreous metastasis of malignant cutaneous melanoma during treatment with ipilimumab]. 
Abstract:
An isolated metastasis of the vitreous body from a malignant cutaneous melanoma without involvement of the choroid is an extremely rare occurrence. We report on the case of a 59-year-old female patient who presented with a vitreous body metastasis during systemic treatment with the anti-cytotoxic T lymphocyte-associated antigen (anti-CTLA 4) antibody ipilimumab. This case report underlines the diagnostic difficulties in such cases and points out the risk of metastasis in immune-privileged sites...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Ophthalmologe 
Year:
2017 
Journal volume:
114 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
163-166 
Language:
de 
Print-ISSN:
0941-293X 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Augenheilkunde