TITLE

retinoblastoma

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1901
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the tem "retinoblastoma" is presented. It refers to a malignant glioma of the retina that occurs in young children and usually is hereditary. Its cause may be one of hundreds of genetic mutations in a tumor regulatory protein.
ACCESSION #
21244049

 

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