Article Abstract

Rescue with intravitreal bevacizumab in aggressive posterior retinopathy of prematurity poorly responsive to laser treatment

Authors: Vivek Kumar, Ravish Kinkhabwala, Parijat Chandra, Brijesh Takkar, Shorya Vardhan Azad, Rajvardhan Azad

Abstract

Successful management of a case of aggressive posterior retinopathy of prematurity (APROP) poorly responsive to laser therapy with intravitreal bevacizumab (IVB) is discussed. IVB is useful as rescue therapy in such cases, if given within the correct window period post laser therapy.