Retinal Dysplasia Mimicking Retinoblastoma.

Ravikumar, HN and Vani, R and Santosh, KV and Joji, A (2012) Retinal Dysplasia Mimicking Retinoblastoma. [Journal (On-line/Unpaginated)]

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Retinal dysplasia represents a congenital disorder characterized by abnormal proliferation of retinal tissue causing leukocoria. We present a case of an infant with bilateral leukocoria, clinically diagnosed as retinoblastoma, followed by enucleation of the left eye. Microscopy however, demonstrated retinal dysplasia consisting of a disorderly proliferation of retinal tissue with formation of rosettes, mimicking retinoblastoma. Microscopic features that aid in differentiating this lesion from retinoblastoma are discussed.

Item Type:Journal (On-line/Unpaginated)
Keywords:Retinal Dysplasia; Retinoblastoma; Leukocoria
Subjects:JOURNALS > Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences
ID Code:8920
Deposited By: Kakkilaya Bevinje, Dr. Srinivas
Deposited On:04 May 2013 23:08
Last Modified:04 May 2013 23:08

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