A 7 YEAR-7-MONTH OLD BOY WITH LEUKEMIC RETINOPATHY
AbstractOcular problems in patient with leukemia which are called leukemic retinopathy and subhyaloid hemorrhage is one of its feature. Subhyaloid hemorrhage in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is rarely happened. We reported a boy 7 year 7 month old, complained sudden blurred vision on his both eyes and diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. When patient had complained his vision, result of routine hematology showed anemia, thrombocytopenia, and leukocytosis. Treatment of leukemic retinopathy in this patient was supportive and causal therapy with transfusion of thrombocyte concentrate, hydration for leukocytosis, giving chemotherapy intrathecal methotrexate and systemic (vincristine, daunorubicin, L-asparginase). We found gradually undergone resolution of subhyaloid hemorrhages, visible flame shaped thin, and his vision recovered nearly completely to 6/6 OD and 6/20 OS
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RINI SUARI, Ni Made; **, Widnyana; BUDHIASTRA, Putu. A 7 YEAR-7-MONTH OLD BOY WITH LEUKEMIC RETINOPATHY. Medicina, [S.l.], v. 44, n. 1, oct. 2013. ISSN 2540-8321. Available at: <https://ojs.unud.ac.id/index.php/medicina/article/view/6838>. Date accessed: 16 sep. 2021.
children, leukemic retinopathy, acute lymphoblastic leukemia
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