Development of multiple subretinal hemorrhages during diode laser supplementation for retinopathy of prematurity

Elias C. Mavrofrides, Audina M. Berrocal, Timothy G. Murray

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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 languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)110-113
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus
Issue number2
StatePublished - Mar 1 2006


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Ophthalmology

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