Development of Multiple Subretinal Hemorrhages During Diode Laser Supplementation for Retinopathy of Prematurity

Mavrofrides, Elias C.; Berrocal, Audina M.; Murray, Timothy G.
March 2006
Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;Mar/Apr2006, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p110
Academic Journal
A premature infant had subretinal hemorrhages in one eye after laser ablation for threshold retinopathy of prematurity. We postulate that subretinal hemorrhages occur from trauma to the microvasculature secondary to globe manipulation during scleral depression at the time of laser treatment.


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