The baby was screened at Apollo Cradle for ROP screening. The baby was born with birth weight of 840 gms. The baby was screened for ROP, the fundus pictures of the baby showed Retinopathy of Prematurity in stage 3 with aggressive (APROP-Aggressive Posterior ROP) disease. The baby was advised for ROP management at the earliest to stop the aggressive progression of disease & to save the sight.
Plan of treatment
The baby received 1st sitting of laser photocoagulation treatment on 05.05.2016. The baby was reviewed on 28.05.2016. The APROP progression was persisting, the child was advised for 2nd sitting of laser photocoagulation intervention. As on 11.06.2016 the baby is doing well and ROP has regressed & the baby is now 12 weeks old with weight of 1940 gms.
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