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Retinoblastoma Symptoms

Symptoms of retinoblastoma include: 

  • Opaque white area in the pupil (leukocoria), caused by the tumor reflecting light
  • Problems with eye movement, such as crossed eyes (strabismus)
  • Decreased vision in one eye
  • Eye pain
  • Pinkeye (erythmatous conjunctivae)

If your child has been diagnosed with retinoblastoma, we’re here to help. Call 1-877-632-6789 to make an appointment or request an appointment online.

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  • The Children’s Cancer Hospital is within the No. 1 cancer center in America
  • Access to novel therapies and state-of-the-art technologies before most children’s hospitals
  • We see more types of cancer than any other children’s hospital in Texas
  • Family-centered care that actively involves parents in their child’s treatment
  • A strong cancer research program focused on developing new therapies for pediatric patients
  • Comprehensive support services such as an accredited school program, creative arts, child life and career counseling
  • An Adolescent and Young Adult Program that specializes in the unique medical and psychological needs of patients aged 15-25

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