Ocular oncology is the branch of cancer dealing with eye tumors, ocular melanomas, eyelid cancers etc. Ocular oncology refers to the study of cancerous growth in any part of the eye. Ocular oncology considerably deals with the patient’s requirement for tumor removal, vision improvement. Treatment of ocular tumors is a multi-specialty effort involving ophthalmologists, ocular oncologists and a multidisciplinary team of support staff and nurses.
Ocular oncology is a study area involving retinoblastoma which is one of the commonest eye tumor. The various treatment modalities coming under ocular oncology are chemotherapy, laser photocoagulation, brachytherapy, transpupillary thermo therapy etc.
Ocular oncology is one of the main branch of ophthalmic research and it includes various methods of eye cancer management.
Related Journals of Ocular Oncology
Clinical & Experimental Ophthalmology, International Journal of Ophthalmic Pathology, Optometry: Open Access, Glaucoma: Open Access, Ocular Oncology and Pathology, Ocular Oncology Journals, International Journal of Ophthalmic Pathology, Journal of Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic Surgery