A case of conjunctival squamous cell carcinoma with preoperative topical mitomycin C treatment

Nobuyuki Kuga, Hiroshi Yoshikawa, Hiroyoshi Matsumoto, Takuji Sagawa, Daisei Yasuda, Tatsuro Ishibashi

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Abstract

Purpose: To report a case of conjunctival squamous cell carcinoma treated with topical mitomycin C preoperatively. Case: A 95-year-old woman was referred to our hospital with a 1cm conjunctival squamous cell carcinoma on her bulbar conjunctiva She was treated with three courses of topical mitomycin C before excision. We reduced the tumor's size and surgical stress. Conclusion: In this case, preoperative mitomycin C adjunct chemotherapy showed a favorable result.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)873-876
Number of pages4
JournalFolia Japonica de Ophthalmologica Clinica
Volume3
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2010

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ophthalmology

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