Recognition and Prevention of Ocular Morbidity Due to Retinopathy of Prematurity in High Risk Twin Infant Pairs

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Aim: This study was performed to determine profile of asymmetry, newer differences in postnatal risk factors and effects of current laser treatment on retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) progression in preterm twin pairs. Methods: A retrospective study was conducted on 250 infants (125 twin pairs) of premature birth, low weight or other infant risk factors at Sri Ramachandra hospital, a tertiary referral hospital in Chennai, India from May 2017 to April 2019. Indirect ophthalmoscopy with scleral indentation was performed on all … Continue reading “Recognition and Prevention of Ocular Morbidity Due to Retinopathy of Prematurity in High Risk Twin Infant Pairs”