Mar 6, 2013 - Risk classification based on histopathologic features is an effective approach to selecting appropriate adjuvant therapy for patients with intraocular unilateral retinoblastoma treated by primary enucleation, according to a study published online March 5 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.
Feb 24, 2012 - For survivors of bilateral retinoblastoma, family history is associated with an increased risk of second cancers, especially melanoma, according to a study published online Feb. 21 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.
Nov 17, 2011 - Genetic testing can be integrated into the management plan of retinoblastoma using a multidisciplinary approach, according to a study published in the November issue of the Archives of Ophthalmology.
Mar 11, 2014 - Microscopic scleral invasion is uncommon in patients with retinoblastoma, but these patients are at risk of extraocular relapse and have better outcomes if they receive high-intensity chemotherapy, according to a study in the August issue of the Archives of Ophthalmology.
Mar 11, 2014 - People who have had retinoblastoma, especially the hereditary form of the disease, have a high risk of dying from subsequent malignant neoplasm, according to a study reported April 7 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.
Aug 3, 2012 - Disruption of the retinoblastoma tumor suppressor pathway in breast cancer is associated with an improved response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy, according to a study published online July 18 in Clinical Cancer Research.
Mar 1, 2012 - Retinoblastoma patients who are younger than 6 months of age at the start of carboplatin treatment experience a higher incidence of ototoxicity, according to a study published online Feb. 27 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.
Jul 15, 2011 - Though retinoblastoma can be controlled by intra-arterial chemotherapy, histopathology demonstrates that ocular complications, including thromboembolic events, can occur, according to a study published online July 11 in the Archives of Ophthalmology.