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Orbital infiltration by acute lymphoblastic leukemia is rare. The authors present 3 patients, 2 with optic nerve involvement and 1 with anterior chamber infiltration, treated by chemotherapy and radiotherapy. Two are in continuous remission at 64 and 59 months and 1 relapsed in the central nervous system 35 months after ocular relapse. Visual deterioration was prevented in two. Early diagnosis and treatment are important for preservation of vision. Copyright © Taylor and Francis Inc.

Original publication

DOI

10.1080/08880010590964390

Type

Journal article

Journal

Pediatric Hematology and Oncology

Publication Date

01/07/2005

Volume

22

Pages

415 - 422