Retinopathy of Prematurity
The Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP) Screening Service is offered to premature and/or low birth babies for Retinopathy of Prematurity screening. It is a pathologic process that occurs only in immature retinal tissue and can progress to a tractional retinal detachment, which can result in functional or complete blindness. Babies who are born prematurely still have a growing retina.
Some of the services offered are mentioned below as
- Laser photocoagulation
- Scleral buckling