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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1];Associate Editor(s)-in-Chief: Sahar Memar Montazerin, M.D.[2] Simrat Sarai, M.D. [3]

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On ultrasound imaging, retinoblastoma is characterized by echogenic soft-tissue masses with variable shadowing due to calcification and heterogeneity due to necrosis and/or hemorrhage.

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Retinal based mass lesion in posterior chamber involving optic disc showing a fleck of macrocalcification within. Thin rim of subretinal fluid seen suggestive of exudative retinal detachment. The yellow arrow showing the retina. Case courtesy of Dr Varun Babu, Radiopaedia.org, rID: 55917

References

  1. Dutta, L. C. (2005). Modern ophthalmology. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Bros. ISBN 978-8180614705.
  2. Zilelioğlu G, Gündüz K (1995). "Ultrasonic findings in intraocular retinoblastoma and correlation with histopathologic diagnosis". Int Ophthalmol. 19 (2): 71–5. PMID 8586499.
  3. Nagaraju, Rashmi M (2015). "Efficacy of High Frequency Ultrasound in Localization and Characterization of Orbital Lesions". JOURNAL OF CLINICAL AND DIAGNOSTIC RESEARCH. doi:10.7860/JCDR/2015/13021.6428. ISSN 2249-782X.

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