Alternative treatment for retinoblastoma: Intra-arterial chemotherapy with melphalan.

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CASE REPORT A 10-month old infant was referred for the study of a leukocoria of the left eye of one month onset. On examination, a retinoblastoma occupying the macular area was detected. Treatment with intra-arterial chemotherapy (melphalan 6 mg) was performed, with no further intervention required for disease control. DISCUSSION Melphalan is an effective… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.oftal.2015.04.004

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@article{Freytas2015AlternativeTF, title={Alternative treatment for retinoblastoma: Intra-arterial chemotherapy with melphalan.}, author={A de Freytas and M {\'A} Harto-Casta{\~n}o and H Barranco and Juan A. Avi{\~n}o and Rafael Martinez-Costa}, journal={Archivos de la Sociedad Espanola de Oftalmologia}, year={2015}, volume={90 10}, pages={487-90} }