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Retinoblastoma

Past, Present and Future

Edited by Hind Alkatan

King Saud University

Retinoblastoma constitutes a global disease that burdens many families all over the world. This book highlights the essential basic information needed by every ophthalmologist and covers all aspects of this tumor: history, genetics, epidemiology, clinical features, diagnosis, imaging, management, and prognosis. The book includes basic knowledge, but is also designed to discuss current treatment modalities showing improved survival compared to the past. A whole chapter is dedicated to histopathological features and the American Joint Commission on Cancer staging system, with the aim of having it internationally used in all countries to improve outcomes and for research purposes. Readers will find the book enjoyable, comprehensive, and easy to understand.

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RetinoblastomaPast, Present and FutureEdited by Hind Alkatan

Published: November 13th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.81455

ISBN: 978-1-78984-791-8

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-790-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-791-0

Copyright year: 2019

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1289 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

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1. History and Genetics of Retinoblastoma

By Tariq Alzahem, Waleed Alsarhani, Abdullah Albahlal, Leen Abu Safieh and Saad Aldahmash

129

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2. Epidemiological and Genetic Considerations in Retinoblastoma

By Ido Didi Fabian, Faisal Al Qahtani and Covadonga Bascaran

133

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3. Retinoblastoma: Presentation, Evaluation, and Diagnosis

By Spencer T. Langevin and Brian P. Marr

211

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4. Uses of Radiological Imaging in Retinoblastoma

By Fahad Albader and Dalal Fatani

214

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5. Retinoblastoma: Update on Current Management

By Abdullah Almater, Abdulrahman Alfaleh, Khalid Alshomar and Saleh AlMesfer

184

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6. Retinoblastoma Management: Advances in Chemotherapy

By Amani Al Kofide and Eman Al-Sharif

145

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7. Histopathological Characteristics and Classification for Prognostic Indicators

By Heba Alsharif, Hala Helmi and Azza Maktabi

124

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8. Secondary Malignancies in Adulthood and after Retinoblastoma Treatment in Childhood

By Alena Furdova and Juraj Sekac

149

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