Differentials and approach to leukocoria.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Leukocoria is an important clinical examination finding as it can be a sign of significant intraocular pathology, with the most common being retinoblastoma and congenital cataracts. The Brückner test is a quick, easy, and inexpensive way to assess the red reflex. When leukocoria is suspected, prompt referral to an ophthalmologist is necessary for further evaluation.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Patel, N; Salchow, DJ; Materin, M

Published Date

  • March 2013

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 77 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 133 - 140

PubMed ID

  • 23589950

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0010-6178


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States