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Causes of Retinopathy of prematurity

Causes of Retinopathy of prematurity

Retinopathy of prematurity is caused by incomplete or abnormal blood vessel growth from the retina to the rest of the eye in premature infants.

List of causes of Retinopathy of prematurity

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Retinopathy of prematurity) that could possibly cause Retinopathy of prematurity includes:

  • Excessive oxygen in humidicrib

Retinopathy of prematurity: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Retinopathy of prematurity, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Retinopathy of prematurity:

Retinopathy of prematurity: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Retinopathy of prematurity: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Retinopathy of prematurity as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Retinopathy of prematurity as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Retinopathy of prematurity. Our database lists the following as having Retinopathy of prematurity as a complication of that condition:

What causes Retinopathy of prematurity?

Causes: Retinopathy of prematurity: Typically from excessive oxygen received in humidicrib treatment for premature babies.

Medical news summaries relating to Retinopathy of prematurity:

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As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Retinopathy of prematurity may be found in:

 

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