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What increases the risk of having retinopathy of prematurity?
3 doctors weighed in

Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Earlier age of birth
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.

In brief: Earlier age of birth
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Thank
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Earlier birth age
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.

In brief: Earlier birth age
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Thank
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Earlier birth
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.

In brief: Earlier birth
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Thank
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Earlier birth
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.

In brief: Earlier birth
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Thank
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Earlier birth
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.

In brief: Earlier birth
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Thank
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Premature birth age
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.

In brief: Premature birth age
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Thank
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Early birth
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.

In brief: Early birth
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Thank
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Premature birth
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.

In brief: Premature birth
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Thank
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Premie birth
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab and laser.

In brief: Premie birth
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab and laser.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Thank
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Premature birth age
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.

In brief: Premature birth age
The care of premature birth babies is a battle between things known to increase survival including oxygen administration versus the risk of this life-saving oxygen cause retinopathy.
No intervention is as good as oxygen and so this is an assumed risk. Treatment for this is possible including bevicizumab.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Thank
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