TITLE

Anterior Transposition of the Inferior Oblique for Dissociated Vertical Deviation

AUTHOR(S)
Nelson, Leonard B.
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;May/Jun2007, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p152
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the use of transposition of the inferior oblique tendon as a procedure to treat concurrent dissociated vertical deviation (DVD). It mentions that the advantage of anterior transposition is that it can right a concurrent overacting inferior oblique tendon. It also states that anterior transposition will prevent further surgery for the vertical deviation.
ACCESSION #
25068793

 

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