Esotropia

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Esotropia

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Esotropia" returned 145 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Long-Term Changes in Refractive Error and Clinical Evaluation in Partially Accommodative Esotropia after Surgery.
 

Author(s): Shin Yeop Oh, Ju-Yeun Lee, Kyung-Ah Park, Sei Yeul Oh

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We investigate the changes in refractive error and clinical evaluation in partially accommodative esotropia(PAET) after surgery. A total of 68 patients PAET who received at least 2 years of follow-up after surgery were enrolled in this study. We performed a retrospective study in ...

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2016

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Congenitally Impaired Disparity Vergence in Children With Infantile Esotropia.
 

Author(s): Krista R Kelly, Joost Felius, Santoshi Ramachandran, Blesson A John, Reed M Jost, Eileen E Birch

Journal: Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci.. 2016 May;57(6):2545-51.

 

We examined whether congenital impairment of disparity vergence in infantile esotropia (ET) exists in children with short duration ET (≤3 months) compared with long-duration ET and healthy controls. A short duration of misalignment would allow for a substantial amount of balanced ...

Last Updated: 10 May 2016

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Longitudinal Development of Refractive Error in Children With Accommodative Esotropia: Onset, Amblyopia, and Anisometropia.
 

Author(s): Jingyun Wang, Sarah E Morale, Xiaowei Ren, Eileen E Birch

Journal: Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci.. 2016 Apr;57(4):2203-12.

 

We investigated longitudinal changes of refractive error in children with accommodative esotropia (ET) throughout the first 12 years of life, its dependence on age at onset of ET, and whether amblyopia or anisometropia are associated with defective emmetropization.

Last Updated: 27 Apr 2016

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The terms "Esotropia" returned 10 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Divergence Insufficiency Esotropia: Surgical Treatment.
 

Author(s): Stacy L Pineles

Journal: Am Orthopt J. 2015 ;65():35-9.

 

Divergence insufficiency esotropia, or acquired comitant esotropia that is at least 10Δ larger at distance than at near, is most often seen in older adults, and may also be known as "age-related distance esotropia." Surgical treatment is often indicated for patients who do not tolerate ...

Last Updated: 13 Nov 2015

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Distance-near disparity esotropia: can we shrink the gap?
 

Author(s): J P Burke

Journal: Eye (Lond). 2015 Feb;29(2):208-13.

 

Distance-near disparity esotropias are a group of heterogenous usually acquired strabismus disorders, where the angle of misalignment at near exceeds that at distance by 10 prism diopters or more, where the accurate correction of refractive errors and ambylopia are important early ...

Last Updated: 12 Feb 2015

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Does dominance of crossing retinal ganglion cells make the eyes cross? The temporal retina in the origin of infantile esotropia – a neuroanatomical and evolutionary analysis.
 

Author(s): Marcel P M ten Tusscher

Journal: Acta Ophthalmol. 2014 Sep;92(6):e419-23.

 

A closer look at the evolution of the eye and the brain provides a possible explanation for both the origin of infantile esotropia and its motor characteristics. In the course of evolution, the eyes have moved from a lateral to a frontal position. Consequently, the monocular visual ...

Last Updated: 25 Sep 2014

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Early Versus Delayed Surgery for Infantile Esotropia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Esotropia

 

Last Updated: 8 May 2017

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Comparison Between Augmented Recession and Posterior Scleral Fixation in Partially Accommodative Esotropia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Partially Accommodative Esotropia

 

Last Updated: 13 Feb 2017

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Strabismus Surgery and Driving Ability
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Strabismus; Esotropia; Exotropia

 

Last Updated: 6 Oct 2015

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