Retinoblastoma in Great Britain 1963–2002

@article{Maccarthy2008RetinoblastomaIG,
  title={Retinoblastoma in Great Britain 1963–2002},
  author={Angela Maccarthy and Jillian M. Birch and Gerald J. Draper and John L. Hungerford and Judith E. Kingston and Mary E Kroll and Zerrin Onadim and Charles A Stiller and Tim J. Vincent and Michael F. G. Murphy},
  journal={British Journal of Ophthalmology},
  year={2008},
  volume={93},
  pages={33 - 37}
}
Aim: This paper describes the epidemiology and family history status of 1601 children with retinoblastoma in Great Britain diagnosed 1963–2002 and summarises the practical consequences for diagnosis and counselling of developments in molecular genetics. Methods: Incidence rates were analysed according to year of diagnosis and tumour laterality. Cases were classified as heritable or non-heritable on the basis of laterality and family history of the disease. Results: There were 998 unilateral… Expand
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