Could it be???
Posted in the Retinoblastoma Forum
Leamington Spa, UK
#1 Jan 23, 2009
My son is 16 weeks old and has always had a squint in his right eye, i recently noticed that he has a small "catseye" reflection at the back of his eye inside his pupil, its not the whole of his pupil as i`ve seen in some pictures but maybe an area the size of a grain of rice that relects from his retina. In most photos he doesn`t get redeye, but its not glowing white either.
In these pics you can see the normal sharp glint of the camera flash but also the small whitish haze in his right pupil...does retinoblastoma look like a possibility or am i being paranoid?
I`d really appreciate it if maybe you could copy/paste the links and have a look for me as i`m quite worried. We have a referral to a specialist but i don`t know when that will be so could do with some input please..
#2 Mar 30, 2009
my son has rb in both eyes i dont think it looks like it but i do understand why your concerned, i had to go private as the 3waiting time for a referal was to long and thank god i did his eyes were covered in tumour, i would deff keep on to the doctor or if you can pay to go private i paid about 100 pound im sure your beautiful baby is healthy. good luck keep me posted
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