TITLE

Changes in IOP during detachment of lateral rectus muscle may reflect degree of muscle contracture

PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News;4/10/2011, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study published in the 2010 issue of "Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology" which showed that changes in the intraocular pressure (IOP) after removing a lateral rectus muscle during exotropia surgery may serve as an indicator of the degree of muscle contracture.
ACCESSION #
62546747

 

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