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What are the symptoms of retinoblastoma?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Retinoblastoma has several symptoms. When you shine a light in a child's eye, the pupil will look red because of the blood vessels, but if it looks white or pink, it can be a sign of retinoblastoma. It can also cause the eyes to become uncoordinated. More rarely it can cause eye pain or unusual redness.

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