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Visual Outcome of Very Preterm Neonates at 6.5 Years of Age

  • Ulrich Spandau
  • Sang Jin Kim
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Abstract

This chapter is about the visual outcome of very preterm neonates with ROP at 6.5 years of age. In addition, three clinical cases are reported to show the variety of outcome of this pathology.

Keywords

Visual outcome ROP 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ulrich Spandau
    • 1
  • Sang Jin Kim
    • 2
  1. 1.OphthalmologyUniversity of Uppsala OphthalmologyUppsalaSweden
  2. 2.Department of OphthalmologySamsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan UniversitySeoulSouth Korea

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