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Genetic testing recommended for children considered at risk for most common eye cancer

20:00 EDT 17 Oct 2017 | AAAS

(American Academy of Ophthalmology) Children who are considered to be at risk of developing eye cancer should receive genetic counseling and testing as soon as possible to clarify risk for the disease. This is the consensus of leading ophthalmologists, pathologists and geneticists, who worked for two years to develop the first U.S. guidelines on how to screen for the most common eye tumor affecting children.

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