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Introduction to White Eye
The most common and easily recognised early sign of retinoblastoma is a white glow in the affected eye, like a cat's eye caught in headlights at night.

"Leukocoria" is the medical term for this white eye reflex.  The whiteness is usually only seen in dim light, or in photographs where a flash has been used.

This section answers the most frequently asked questions about leukocoia, and offers advice and information for concerned parents or friends.


What causes "red eye"?

What causes "white eye”?

Photo Challenge – can you tell which child has Rb?

What should I know about white pupil and Rb?

What should I know about white pupil in adults?

How do I take photos to check for white pupil?

I’ve seen a white pupil - what to do now?

What should I expect at the eye exam?
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