Retrolental Fibroplasia demonstrated

Date
1987

Object detail

Date
Medium
photograph
Measurements
16 x 16 cm (each)
Accession Number
MHM02887
Inscriptions
inscriptions ▫ "Normal eye. Pupil shows the red reflex which normally occurs on light being shone into the eye." ▫ MHM02887.1 - Normal eye
inscriptions ▫ "Retrolental Fibroplasia (literally, 'a growth of fibrous tissue behind the lens'). The red reflex is obscured by the veil of new fibrous tissue." ▫ MHM02887.2 - Retrolental Fibroplasia
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