Orbital recurrence of retinoblastoma following enucleation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Eye Evisceration
  • Orbital Neoplasms
  • Retinal Neoplasms
  • Retinoblastoma

abstract

  • All patients undergoing enucleation for retinoblastoma need to be followed carefully for the first 2 years after surgery for the possibility of orbital relapse. The majority of retinoblastoma patients with orbital tumour recurrence develop systemic metastatic disease, although mortalities appear to be improving in the modern era.

publication date

  • April 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1136/bjo.2008.138453

PubMed ID

  • 18757474

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 463

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 93

number

  • 4