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      Fuchs’s Epithelioma: Localized amyloidosis of the Ciliary Body in the Aged

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          Fuchs’s epithelioma is generally considered a true tumour of the ciliary body. Electron microscopic observations and the results of histopathological investigation using polarisation microscopy after staining with Congo red and with the fluorescence microscopic technique after staining with thioflavin-S suggest that this alteration is the result of a senile localized amyloidosis.

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          Ophthalmic Res
          10.1159/issn.0030-3747
          Ophthalmic Research
          S. Karger AG
          0030-3747
          1423-0259
          1973
          1973
          09 December 2009
          : 5
          : 2
          : 102-112
          Affiliations
          Retinal Department, Eye Clinic, University of Mainz, Mainz
          Article
          266025 Ophthal Res 1973;5:102–112
          10.1159/000266025
          © 1973 S. Karger AG, Basel

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