exotropia

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ex·o·tro·pi·a

 (ĕk′sō-trō′pē-ə)
n.
A form of strabismus in which one or both of the eyes deviate outward. Also called walleye.

[New Latin : exo- + Greek tropē, a turning; see -tropic.]

ex′o·trop′ic (-trŏp′ĭk, -trō′pĭk) adj.

exotropia

(ˌɛksəˈtrəʊpɪə)
n
(Pathology) med a condition in which the eye or eyes turn outwards

ex•o•tro•pi•a

(ˌɛk səˈtroʊ pi ə)

n.
a condition in which the eyes are turned outward in relation to each other, as in divergent strabismus. Also called walleye.
[1895–1900; exo- + Greek -tropia a turning; see -tropy]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.exotropia - strabismus in which one or both eyes are directed outward
squint, strabismus - abnormal alignment of one or both eyes
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ex·o·tro·pi·a

n. exotropía, tipo de estrabismo divergente, rotación anormal de un ojo o de ambos hacia afuera por falta de balance muscular.
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5-8] It is advised by most authors that up to two-muscle surgery should be performed in one stage and if there is any exodeviation remaining, it should be corrected by a second stage surgery.
In patients demonstrating convergence-induced nystagmus dampening, artificial divergence surgery can be used to induce an exodeviation, which can be overcome by employing fusional convergence; this is achieved through bimedial rectus recessions, which can be titrated to the degree of fusional reserves available.
A successful outcome was defined as esodeviation or exodeviation of 10 PD or less in primary position.
Preoperative horizontal deviation was between 15 and 25 PD exodeviation in 4 patients and 20 PD esodeviation in one patient.