patient tools

Patient Tools

Spotlight Text

The first eBook reader specifically for individuals with vision loss.

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Melanoma Calculator

The “to find small ocular melanoma” calculator.

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What is Eye Cancer?

Learn more about the various types of eye tumors we see every day.

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Medical Dictionary

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Give Life

The Eye Tumor Research Foundation is dedicated to the research of various types of eye cancer. With your help, they can not only save someone else's life but develop even better treatment options for you!

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Stay Informed

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Eye Cancer Heroes is a centralized location for news articles, photographs, and videos featuring the patients of the Oncology Service at Wills Eye Hospital located in Philadelphia, PA. We provide our patients who are battling cancer with hope, give them the courage to continue the fight, inspire them, bring peace, provide insight, and remind them that they are not the only ones fighting for life and sight. Let our stories help you. Sharing your story could help another in their fight.

Latest News

Jaguars’ baseball team raises money for retinoblastoma research

Jackson Memorial High School baseball fans proudly sported their team’s colors and the Jaguars logo when their team took its home field for a key Shore Conference A South Division showdown April 29 against Brick Township High School. Click to read more!

Targeting Eye Cancer

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Novel therapy for rare eye cancer holds promise for targeting other tumors

Ocular melanoma patient Ed Tuggle receives a painless last check of his eye pressure before the laser activates the cancer drug, made of virus-like particles that home in on the tumor. Click to read more!

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