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October 1981

Concurrent Heritable Retinoblastoma, Pinealoma, and Trisomy X

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Ophthalmology (Dr Judisch) and the Division of Medical Genetics, Department of Pediatrics (Dr Patil), University of Iowa, Iowa City.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1981;99(10):1767-1769. doi:10.1001/archopht.1981.03930020641004

• A patient with trisomy X had concurrent pinealoma and bilateral retinoblastoma. Karyotyping, preferably with highresolution banding, should be performed on all patients with retinoblastoma to look for 13q-deletions and to evaluate the possible association between retinoblastoma and aneuploidy.

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