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Posterior Scleritis Simulating Choroidal Melanoma: A Case Report [Beyoglu Eye J]
Beyoglu Eye J. 2021; 6(2): 133-139 | DOI: 10.14744/bej.2021.56338

Posterior Scleritis Simulating Choroidal Melanoma: A Case Report

Simanta Khadka, Raghunandan Byanju, Sangita Pradhan
Department of Vitreo-Retina, Bharatpur Eye Hospital, Chitwan, Nepal

Nodular posterior scleritis (NPS) is rare; however, it is critical to differentiate it from similar intraocular pathologies to prevent inappropriate and potentially irreversible treatment. Multimodal imaging is beneficial in the diagnosis of NPS. This report describes the diagnosis and management of a case of NPS with corticosteroid therapy that led to complete resolution.

Keywords: Choroidal melanoma, corticosteroids, nodular posterior scleritis, simulating lesion

Simanta Khadka, Raghunandan Byanju, Sangita Pradhan. Posterior Scleritis Simulating Choroidal Melanoma: A Case Report. Beyoglu Eye J. 2021; 6(2): 133-139

Corresponding Author: Simanta Khadka, Nepal
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