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February 1990

The Rosettes of James Homer Wright-Reply

Author Affiliations

Dayton, Ohio
Hershey, Pa

Arch Ophthalmol. 1990;108(2):167. doi:10.1001/archopht.1990.01070040017008

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In Reply.  —We appreciate Dr Yanoff's letter regarding our use of "Homer-Wright rosettes" in our recent article. The incorrect use of the hyphen in this term has unfortunately found its way into respected ophthalmic pathology references.1-3 We are grateful to Dr Yanoff for bringing this to our attention.

Zimmerman LE.  Retinoblastoma and retinocytoma . In: Spencer W, ed. Ophthalmic Pathology: An Atlas and Textbook . Philadelphia, Pa: WB Saunders Co; 1985;2:1312, 1314.
Nicholson DH, Green WR. Pediatric Ocular Tumors . New York, NY: Masson Publishing USA Inc; 1981:48.
 American Academy of Ophthalmology Basic and Clinical Science Course, Section 11 . Ophthalmic Pathology . San Francisco, Calif: American Academy of Ophthalmology; 1987:210.