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Ocular Oncology

  • Aparna Ramasubramanian
  • Provides a comprehensive overview of key topics in ocular oncology

  • Each chapter is written by a subject expert working at state-of-the-art center

  • Supported with numerous images and clinical tips


Part of the Current Practices in Ophthalmology book series (CUPROP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Shweta Gupta, Swathi Kaliki
    Pages 1-22
  3. Amy C. Schefler, Ryan Sangwoo Kim
    Pages 23-36
  4. Mona Mohammad, Mandeep S. Sagoo
    Pages 37-46
  5. Sahas Narain, Ashwini Kini, Aparna Ramasubramanian
    Pages 47-60
  6. S. Madison Duff, Niloofar Piri, Hossein Asghari
    Pages 61-75
  7. George N. Magrath, Emil Anthony T. Say
    Pages 77-86
  8. Janelle Fassbender Adeniran, Oluwasayo Akinyosoye, Aparna Ramasubramanian
    Pages 87-94
  9. Brent E. Aebi, Denis Jusufbegovic
    Pages 95-114

About this book


This book concentrates on ocular oncology covering the latest advances in both adult and pediatric oncology. The topics covered are: retinoblastoma, melanoma, graft vs. host disease, squamous cell neoplasia, intraocular lymphoma, coats disease, and choroidal hemangioma. Each chapter is written by an expert in the field and covers the most recent developments in management. As part of the series “Current Practices in ophthalmology” this volume is meant for residents, fellows-in-training, generalist ophthalmologists and specialists alike.


Current Management of Retinoblastoma Genetic Implications of Ocular Melanoma. Ocular Squamous Cell Neoplasia Management of Choroidal Hemangioma Intraocular Lymphoma

Editors and affiliations

  • Aparna Ramasubramanian
    • 1
  1. 1.University of LouisvilleLouisvilleUSA

About the editors

Aparna Ramasubramanian is an assistant professor of pediatric ophthalmology and oncology at University of Louisville. She did her medical school at University of Kerala, India followed by ophthalmology residency in Indiana University. She received fellowship training in ocular oncology at Wills Eye Institute and in pediatric ophthalmology at Children’s Hospital, Boston. Her primary research and clinical interest is retinoblastoma and she is the author of the leading textbook on Retinoblastoma. She has published extensively in peer-reviewed journals and is a reviewer for all leading ophthalmology journals. Besides retinoblastoma, she also treats the whole range of pediatric and adult eye tumors and keeps a keen interest in secondary eye manifestations of cancer.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Ocular Oncology
  • Editors Aparna Ramasubramanian
  • Series Title Current Practices in Ophthalmology
  • Series Abbreviated Title Current Practices in Ophthalmology
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-981-13-7537-8
  • Softcover ISBN 978-981-13-7540-8
  • eBook ISBN 978-981-13-7538-5
  • Series ISSN 2523-3807
  • Series E-ISSN 2523-3815
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VII, 114
  • Number of Illustrations 4 b/w illustrations, 14 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Ophthalmology
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