10. Retinoblastoma in Humans and Animals

  1. Robert L. Peiffer Jr. DVM, PhD, DAVCO1 and
  2. Kenneth B. Simons MD2
  1. Daniel M. Albert,
  2. Jacques Lasudry and
  3. Gia Klauss

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470376904.ch10

Ocular Tumors in Animals and Humans

Ocular Tumors in Animals and Humans

How to Cite

Albert, D. M., Lasudry, J. and Klauss, G. (2002) Retinoblastoma in Humans and Animals, in Ocular Tumors in Animals and Humans (eds R. L. Peiffer and K. B. Simons), Iowa State Press, Ames, Iowa, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470376904.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Comparative Ophthalmology in the Departments of Ophthalmology and Pathology, University of North Carolina

  2. 2

    Professor of Ophthalmology and Pathology, and Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at the Medical College of Wisconsin

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813823881

Online ISBN: 9780470376904



  • retinoblastoma;
  • histopathologic;
  • sporadic;
  • chromosome;
  • cryotherapy


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Historical Perspective

  • Terminology

  • Epidemiology

  • Morphology

  • Pathogenesis and Genetics of Retinoblastoma

  • Clinical Features

  • Retinoblastoma in Animals

  • Experimental Models

  • Future prospects and Speculations

  • Conclusions

  • References