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Do all retinoblastomas occur in babies and young children?

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Dr. Violeta Radenovich
Ophthalmology - Pediatric
2 doctors agree

In brief: Most of the time

The most common age is 18-24 months, but it could also present in neonates and older kids .
I had one patient last year that was 7 years old.

In brief: Most of the time

The most common age is 18-24 months, but it could also present in neonates and older kids .
I had one patient last year that was 7 years old.
Dr. Violeta Radenovich
Dr. Violeta Radenovich
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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Retinoblastoma is almost never seen after age 5.
It is common for mom's to see the "white reflex" in her baby's eye or eyes.

In brief: Yes

Retinoblastoma is almost never seen after age 5.
It is common for mom's to see the "white reflex" in her baby's eye or eyes.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
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