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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

stage I intraocular melanoma of the ciliary body and choroid  listen  (... IN-truh-AH-kyoo-ler MEH-luh-NOH-muh ... SIH-lee-ayr-ee BAH-dee ... KOR-oyd)

  The tumor is in the choroid only and is size category 1 (not more than 12 millimeters wide and not more than 3 millimeters thick; or not more than 9 millimeters wide and 3.1 to 6 millimeters thick).