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es·o·tro·pi·a

 (ĕs′ə-trō′pē-ə)
n.
A form of strabismus in which one or both of the eyes deviate inward. Also called crossed eyes, cross-eye.

[New Latin esōtropia : Greek esō, within; see en in Indo-European roots + Greek tropē, a turning; see -tropic.]

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

(ˌɛsəˈtrəʊpɪə)
n
a condition in which the eye or eyes turn inwards
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esotropia

a condition of the eyes in which while one eye focuses on the object viewed the other eye turns inward; cross-eye.
See also: Eyes
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.esotropia - strabismus in which one or both eyes turn inward toward the noseesotropia - strabismus in which one or both eyes turn inward toward the nose
squint, strabismus - abnormal alignment of one or both eyes
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es·o·tro·pi·a

n. esotropia. V.: esophoria
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Infantile esotropia can be managed by minimizing torque (T) of medial rectus (MR) muscles.
8 mm bimedial rectus recession in infantile esotropia of 8090 prism dioptres.
In cases of infantile esotropia, amblyopia, and severe fixation preference, head position can be improved, especially in reading and focused gaze positions.
About 1% of infants develop infantile esotropia (4) and at least half of these exhibit latent nystagmus.
Babies with congenital or infantile esotropia in particular have a poor prognosis for achieving binocular fusion if left un treated and should be referred to a pediatric ophthalmologist as soon as possible.
Babies with congenital or infantile esotropia in particular have a poor prognosis for achieving binocular fusion if left untreated and should be referred to a pediatric ophthalmologist as soon as possible.
Patient 1 presented at the age of 23 with typical signs of infantile esotropia: esotropia, latent nystagmus, and dissociated vertical deviation (DVD).
(48) Figure 2 shows a patient with infantile esotropia treated with BoNT-A (Botox) injection in our clinic.
Ellis-van Creveld syndrome with unusual association of essential infantile esotropia. Oman J Ophthalmo.
(44,52-54) Furthermore, in patients with surgery for infantile esotropia, monocular OKN asymmetry persists even though stereopsis has been preserved.
The primary treatment for infantile esotropia, which emerges in the first six months of life, is surgery.
Wong et al., "Spectrum of infantile esotropia in primates: behavior, brains, and orbits," Journal of AAPOS, vol.