[Skip to Navigation]
February 1965


Author Affiliations

Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary 243 Charles St Boston, Mass 02114

Arch Ophthalmol. 1965;73(2):307. doi:10.1001/archopht.1965.00970030309032

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.


To the Editor:  In his "Annual Review of the Orbit" (Arch Ophthal 72:419-440, 1964) Dr. I. S. Jones cites the work of Drs. Kuwabara, Howard, and myself dealing with the fine structure of rhabdomyosarcoma of the orbit (p. 432).Although the author may not have intended it, he conveys the meaning that we did not find actomyosin in either of the two tumors studied. Actually, we found large quantities of actomyosin in the differentiated tumor. We found no actomyosin by either routine or electron microscopy in the embryonal type rhabdomyosarcoma.

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview