Consecutive exotropia after surgical treatment of childhood esotropia: a 40-year follow-up study.

@article{Ganesh2011ConsecutiveEA,
  title={Consecutive exotropia after surgical treatment of childhood esotropia: a 40-year follow-up study.},
  author={A. C. Ganesh and Saeid Pirouznia and Shyam Sunder Ganguly and Per Fagerholm and Joan Lithander},
  journal={Acta ophthalmologica},
  year={2011},
  volume={89 7},
  pages={691-5}
}
PURPOSE To determine the incidence of consecutive exotropia (XT) following successful surgical correction of childhood esotropia (ET) and identify factors associated with its development. MATERIAL AND METHODS This is a retrospective study of 85 patients with ET, aged 2-24, who underwent strabismus surgery by a single surgeon between 1958 and 1969 in Sweden, until they were successfully aligned to ET within 10 prism dioptre, after primary or reoperation(s). The charts of these patients were… CONTINUE READING

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