The Early Treatment for Retinopathy of Prematurity Study (ETROP)

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An artist's conception of the interior of a normally developing premature infant eye. Description: Video illustration of retinopathy of prematurityROP: ROP develops when normal blood vessel growth stops in the retina,nerve tissue that lines the back of the eye. In the worst situation,the normal blood vessels are replaced by abnormal vessels, whichthen may spread throughout the retina and into the center of theeye (vitreous). The scarring and bleeding may lead to retinal detachment,resulting in severe vision loss.

Video Caption: (Video only; no audio.) A close up of aninfant’s face. The camera begins to zoom in on the child’s lefteye. The zoom continues until the eye fills the screen at whichpoint the image morphs into an animation of the child’s eye. Theanimation then rotates to reveal a side cross-section of the child’seye. The animation continues illustrating abnormal blood vesseldevelopment leading to scarring, bleeding and possible retinal detachment.

Credit: National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health
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Preview of doctor examining an infant for signs of ROP. Description: A pediatric ophthalmologist uses an indirectophthalmoscope to examine an infant for signs of retinopathy ofprematurity (ROP).
Credit: National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health
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Preview of doctor examining an infant for signs of ROP. Description: A pediatric ophthalmologist uses an indirectophthalmoscope to examine an infant for signs of retinopathy ofprematurity (ROP).
Credit: National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health
Ref# ROP02
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Photo of infant with ROP. Description: Premature infants are at high risk for developingretinopathy of prematurity (ROP).

Credit: National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health
Ref# ROP03

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Ophthalmologist examine an infant Description:A pediatric ophthalmologist uses an indirectophthalmoscope to examine an infant with retinopathy of prematurity(ROP).
Credit: Children’s Hospital, Buffalo, NY
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Infant at a eye examination Description:A premature infant is given an eye examinationto check for retinopathy of prematurity (ROP).
Credit: Children’s Hospital, Buffalo, NY
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Infant at a eye examination. Description: Premature infant with retinopathy of prematurity(ROP) being examined by pediatric ophthalmologist.
Credit: Photography Department, Casey Eye Institute, Portland,OR
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Preview of doctor examining an infant for signs of ROP. Description: An artist’s conception of the interior of aninfant’s eye shows the formation of an ROP ridge.

Credit: Oregon Health Sciences University
Ref# EDA05

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An artist's conception of the interior of a normally developing premature infant eye. Description: An artist’s conception of the interior of anormally developing premature infant eye.

Credit: Oregon Health Sciences University
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