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EyeRounds Online Atlas of Ophthalmology

Contributor: Andrew Doan, MD, PhD & James Coombs, MD, University of Iowa

Category: Pediatrics

Retinoblastoma

retinoblastoma

Amelanotic large endophytic mass

retinoblastoma

Pathology:

Islands of blue cells in a sea of necrosis are typical of retinoblastoma.

The bottom photo shows both types of rosettes: Flexner-Wintersteiner rosettes (with central lumens) and Homer-Wright rosette (eosinophillic centers).

retinoblastoma


retinoblastoma


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last updated: 02-08-2005
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