Histopathologic observations after intra-arterial chemotherapy for retinoblastoma.

  title={Histopathologic observations after intra-arterial chemotherapy for retinoblastoma.},
  author={Ralph Conrad Eagle and Carol L Shields and Carlos G Bianciotto and P Jabbour and Jerry A. Shields},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  volume={129 11},
OBJECTIVE To describe histopathologic observations in eyes enucleated after intra-arterial chemotherapy (IAC) for retinoblastoma (Rb). METHODS Retrospective histopathologic analysis of 8 eyes. RESULTS The eyes were enucleated for tumor viability (n = 4), neovascular glaucoma (n = 2), anaphylactic reaction from IAC (n = 1), and persistent retinal detachment with poor visualization of the tumor (n = 1). Of the 2 eyes judged clinically with complete tumor regression and the 5 with viable tumor… CONTINUE READING


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