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Retinopathy of prematurity still common?

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In brief: Yes

The main risk factor for development of rop is prematurity and low birth weight.
With better survival rates for premature babies, we are seeing more of these children with rop.

In brief: Yes

The main risk factor for development of rop is prematurity and low birth weight.
With better survival rates for premature babies, we are seeing more of these children with rop.
Dr. Christopher Abel
Dr. Christopher Abel
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