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.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus|
|State||Published - Mar 1 2006|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health