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  • Usually the behavior does not escalate to suicide and major self-mutilation (including such things as castration, amputation of limbs, enucleation of eyes).
  • Surgical removal of the affected eye (enucleation) is performed when the tumor(s) are so large and extensive that preservation of sight is not possible.
  • Other therapies are unnecessary if enucleation is used to treat intraocular unilateral retinoblastoma.
  • Enucleation is performed on the more severely affected eye if sight cannot be preserved in both.
  • In these cases removal of the eye (enucleation) is the treatment of choice.