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AMARO, Miguel Hage; MUCCIOLI, Cristina  and  ABREU, Mariza Toledo. Ocular masquerade syndrome due to intraocular lymphoma - two forms of retinal pigment epithelium involvement: case reports. Arq. Bras. Oftalmol. [online]. 2007, vol.70, n.3, pp.521-525. ISSN 0004-2749.

Ocular masquerade syndrome was diagnosted in two patients with chronic uveitis. The patients presented non-Hodgkin's lymphoma as the final diagnosis two forms of intraocular retinal pigment epithelium involvement was seen. One case was flecks of the retinal pigment epithelium and another case was a solid retinal pigment epithelium detachment. These unusual presentations of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma is an alert to all involved in lymphoma care.

Keywords : Lymphoma, non-Hodgkin; Uveitis; Syndrome; Central nervous system; Fluorescein angiography [methods]; Pigment epithelium of eye; Case reports.

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