Metastases and death rates after primary enucleation of unilateral retinoblastoma in the USA 2007-2017 Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Angiogenesis Inhibitors
  • Choroidal Neovascularization
  • Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-2

abstract

  • Primary enucleation for unilateral retinoblastoma results in a low rate of metastatic death, but is still associated with a 3.9% chance of metastases within a year of enucleation. Most but not all patients who developed metastases had higher risk histopathological findings.

publication date

  • January 2018

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2018-312915

PubMed ID

  • 30361279

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