esotropia


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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.

esotropia

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

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
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
Translations

es·o·tro·pi·a

n. esotropia. V.: esophoria
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However, if the patient is experiencing esotropia or exotropia, the bead should be moved inward (in case of esotropia) or outward (in case of exotropia) to seek a centration point.
The American Academy of Pediatrics notes that a separate study recently found that excessive screen time usage in adolescents was associated with development of acute onset esotropia, or crossing of the eyes, and that limiting usage of gadgets decreased the degree of eye crossing in these patients.
Every patient was categorized into one of the six groups: esotropia, exotropia, intermittent type, paralytic strabismus, Brown syndrome and Duane Refraction Syndrome (DRS).
He had minimal V pattern esotropia with -1 limited depression in adduction on the right and -2 limited depression in adduction on the left, and +1 IO hyperfunction bilaterally (Figure 1).
* Possible visual impairment: Includes strabismus (esotropia or exotropia), nystagmus, failure to fix and follow at age <1 year; diagnosis of visual impairment at age [greater than or equal to] 1 year.
(6) Complications associated with intraoral injections range from minor, such as soreness at the site of needle penetration, trismus, and hematomas; to more serious risks such as permanent paresthesia, and ophthalmic developments such as esotropia and diplopia.
A 16-month-old biracial male was hospitalized with progressive bilateral esotropia that was worse on the right.
Patients with congenital esotropia have suboptimal vergence responses to fusional disparity stimuli, which remain to be fully characterized [3-7].
Kim, "Nasal chondromesenchymal hamartoma with incomitant esotropia in an infant: A case report," Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology, vol.
Ophthalmologic deficit: NA: no available data; O: no deficit; H: hemianopsia; Q: quadranopsia; St: stereoscopic vision deficit; Exo: exotropia; Eso: esotropia; R Hyper: right hypertropia; L Hyper: left hypertropia; M-l: eye motility deficit in the left eye; M-2: eye motility deficit in the right eye; M-3: presence of gaze-evoked nystagmus.
[1] American Optometric Association, Optometric Clinical Practice Guideline: Care of the Patient with Strabismus: Esotropia and Exotropia, American Optometric Association, St.
After surgery, his left eye showed esotropia and could not pass the midline immediately, and the motility function of the right eye was normal [Figure 1].