Sources and Resources

About this information

This information was compiled from several sources and applies to uveal melanoma or metastatic uveal melanoma. It does not apply to conjunctival eye melanoma or skin melanoma.

Sources

La mélanome de l’uvée, Institut Curie: http://curie.fr/dossier-pedagogique/melanome-uvee;

Liverpool Ocular Oncology Research Group: http://www.loorg.org/the-role-of-tumour-stem-cells-in-uveal-melanoma-development.html;

Eye cancer, Cancer Research UK: http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer/type/eye-cancer/about/about-the-eye;

Eye melanoma, Leiden University Medical Center: https://www.lumc.nl/patientenzorg/ziektebeelden/oogmelanoom/?setlanguage=English&setcountry=en

Learn more about melanoma of the eye, Melanoma Patient Network Europe: http://www.melanomapatientnetworkeu.org/ocular-melanoma.html;

Intraocular (eye) melanoma – health professional version, National Cancer Institute: http://www.cancer.gov/types/eye/hp

Intraocular (eye) melanoma – patient version, National Cancer Institute: http://www.cancer.gov/types/eye;

UK Uveal Melanoma National Guidelines Information for the Public:

http://melanomafocus.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Uveal-Melanoma-Public-Information.pdf;

Management of uveal melanoma: a consensus-based provincial clinical practice guideline: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4754070/

UK Uveal Melanoma National Guidelines: http://melanomafocus.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Uveal-Melanoma-National-Guidelines-Full-v5.3.pdf;

Eye melanoma, Mayo Clinic: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/eye-melanoma/basics/definition/con-20027875

Iris melanoma, Medscape Reference: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1208624-overview;

Identification of new therapeutic approaches for metastatic uveal melanoma:

https://siric.institut-curie.org/program/emerging-team-uveal-melanoma;

Clinical Management of Uveal and Conjunctival Melanoma:

http://www.cancernetwork.com/oncology-journal/clinical-management-uveal-and-conjunctival-melanoma;