KRISHNA BAIJU

Month and Year of Birth: August 2010

KRISHNA BAIJU

Her mother noticed a vision problem when she was 3-months old. On consultation with an ophthalmologist, MRI and Scanning were done, and she was diagnosed with bilateral Retinoblastoma. She received 6 cycles of Chemotherapy, and laser treatment and was stable for 6 months. Unfortunately, cancer resurfaced. She then received 3 more cycles of Chemotherapy, Laser treatment, and five fractions of radiation and was Cancer free for 4 years before the tumor resurfaced once again. She further received 3 cycles of Chemo, and her right eye had to be enucleated in November 2018. a custom-made prosthetic eye has been implanted in January 2019. She has limited vision in the left eye and is on 6 months follow-up to ensure that the Cancer does not resurface.