Combined intravitreal and subconjunctival carboplatin for retinoblastoma with vitreous seeds

British Journal of Ophthalmology, 03/16/2012

Injecting a bleb of subconjunctival chemotherapy prior to intravitreal drug delivery appeared to mitigate the risk of orbital tumour seeding in two patients with advanced stage retinoblastoma. Incorporating this technique may allow further investigation of intravitreal chemotherapy for the treatment of vitreous seeds in retinoblastoma.

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