Intravitreal injection of melphalan for intraocular retinoblastoma

  title={Intravitreal injection of melphalan for intraocular retinoblastoma},
  author={Shigenobu Suzuki and Yukiko Aihara and Miyuki Fujiwara and Shuichi Sano and A. Kaneko},
  journal={Japanese Journal of Ophthalmology},
To investigate the safety and efficacy of intravitreal injection of melphalan for retinoblastoma. A retrospective chart review of all patients who were administered intravitreal injections of melphalan for retinoblastoma between 1990 and 2011. A total of 264 eyes of 250 patients were included. All ocular adverse events, systemic prognosis, ocular prognosis, and visual acuity were investigated. The total number of intravitreal injections administered was 1,067; each eye received between one and… CONTINUE READING


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