Treatment of Retinoblastoma: The Role of External Beam Radiotherapy.


The risk of radiotherapy-related secondary cancers in children with constitutional retinoblastoma 1 (RB1) mutations has led to reduced use of external beam radiotherapy (EBRT) for RB. Presently, tumor reduction with chemotherapy with or without focal surgery (chemosurgery) is most commonly undertaken; EBRT is avoided as much as possible and is considered… (More)
DOI: 10.3349/ymj.2015.56.6.1478


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@article{Kim2015TreatmentOR, title={Treatment of Retinoblastoma: The Role of External Beam Radiotherapy.}, author={Joo-Young Kim and Younghee Park}, journal={Yonsei medical journal}, year={2015}, volume={56 6}, pages={1478-91} }