Does candidemia predict threshold retinopathy of prematurity in extremely low birth weight (
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Does candidemia predict threshold retinopathy of prematurity in extremely low birth weight (

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GROUND: Extreme prematurity is a risk factor for both candidemia and threshold retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) and may confound the reported association between these conditions. OBJECTIVE: To determine if candidemia is an independent risk factor for threshold ROP. METHODS: A cohort study was conducted of infants weighing