Analysis of clinical misdiagnoses in children treated with enucleation.

  title={Analysis of clinical misdiagnoses in children treated with enucleation.},
  author={Susan Huang and Tina Rutar and Michele M. Bloomer and J. Brooks Crawford},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  volume={128 8},
OBJECTIVE To evaluate discordant clinical and pathological diagnoses leading to pediatric enucleations over time. METHODS All pathology reports of pediatric enucleation specimens (subjects aged 0 to 18 years) from 1960 to 2008 were reviewed. Specimens with discordant clinical and pathologic diagnoses were further analyzed. Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded sections of enucleated eyes of any misdiagnosed cases were reevaluated. RESULTS Of 729 pediatric patients (746 eyes) who had enucleation… CONTINUE READING


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