ROP Risk Factors

Risk Factors to develop retinopathy of Prematurity include Prematurity, Low birth weight, Hyperoxia /Hypoxia, Hypotension, Acidosis, Duration ventilation, Sepsis, Blood transfusions, Antioxidant deficiency, Patent ductus arteriosus, Apnea, Anemia. This is a small list and there are many more that will make the child predisposed to risk of ROP.