TITLE

A 6-Year-Old Child With Non-Accommodative Esotropia

PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p325
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the Eye to Eye session conducted on April 15, 2010 during the annual meeting of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus, wherein the moderator, Doctor Leonard B. Nelson, presented the case of a 6-year-old with non-accommodative esotropia with visual acuity of 20/25 in the right eye and 20/20 in the left eye. Doctor Harold P. Koller says he would first consider the alignment on the last examination and would probably do a small recession of one medial rectus muscle.
ACCESSION #
55545508

 

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