Screening for retinopathy of prematurity - information for parents and carers

You have been given this leaflet because your baby was born at less than 31 weeks of pregnancy (very premature birth) or had a birthweight under 1501 grams and is at risk of developing ROP.

It will give you more information about ROP, clarify what happens during screening and how you can support your baby and explain what happens after screening.

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