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Is there any blood in a nevus?
Yes, a choroidal nevus is a benign intraocular tumor that has a blood supply. For this reason, there is technically "blood in a nevus," although it is a not a blood-filled or cyst-like lesion.
Answered by: James M. Heltzer, MD
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