Bovine cancer eye and genetics - How often does eye cancer occur ?

How Often Does Eye Cancer Occur ?           An eye cancer can occur anywhere in the eye where a tumor can grow. The most common type of cancers is found growing behind the eye. Actually there are several types of ocular or eye cancers.

It also has been found that the occurrence of eye cancer varies according to the age of the patient. Retinoblastoma is the most common type of cancer that occurs in children and intraocular melanoma is the most common type of cancer that occurs in adults.More...


How Fast Can Eye Cancer Spread In The Iris ?

How Fast Can Eye Cancer Spread In The Iris

The iris is the colored part of the eye which lies in the front. The pupil lies in the center of the iris. The iris is made of two layers and the outer layer is called the stroma and the inner layer is called the epithelium. The outer layer or the stroma can be of any color like blue, hazel, shades of brown and green.

However, the back layer is always brown. Tumors in the eye can grow within the iris in these layers or behind the layers. Most of tumors that come in the iris appear like cysts and can become malignant. It is very difficult to treat eye cancer and also to identify in its initial stages in humans. The eye is very small and perhaps the smallest part of the human body. A cancer tumor occurring in this part is also going to be very tiny however it is as terminal in nature as any other cancer cell. More...


Bovine Cancer Eye And Genetics

Bovine Cancer Eye And Genetics

Eye cancer in bovines is known as the Bovine Ocular neoplasia and when it occurs it shows mild and severe skin tumors on the eyelids and the eye balls. These tumors can be malignant or benign in nature. If the bovine's eye has benign tumors, then these tumors are not harmful enough to spread and cause dysfunction to the other parts of the body.More...