Edna

Month and Year of Birth: August 2017

Edna is from Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. Edna’s Parents noticed white reflex in her left eye when she was 3-year-old. They immediately took her for an eye examination where she was diagnosed with unilateral retinoblastoma.  Child was sent to Malabhar cancer center for chemotherapy and also, they were referred to an eye hospital at Bangalore for treatment. Child completed 6 cycles of chemotherapy in Nov’20 and after 2 months there was a relapse of the tumor and the child was advised to receive further chemo along with laser treatment. By this time parents were running out of resources to continue the treatment. Now with the help of Iksha foundation, the child is continuing her treatment. She is doing well and is on monthly follow up for her treatment.