Conjunctival nevus

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Conjunctival nevus, also nevus of the conjunctiva, is a benign melanocytic lesion.

General

  • Common.
  • Generally benign.[1]

Microscopic

Features:

  • Benign melanocytic proliferation.

DDx:

Images

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Right Eye Lesion, Excision:
     - Conjunctival compound nevus. 

See also

References

  1. Oellers, P.; Karp, CL. (Oct 2012). "Management of pigmented conjunctival lesions.". Ocul Surf 10 (4): 251-63. doi:10.1016/j.jtos.2012.08.002. PMID 23084146.