Effectiveness and predictability of tendon lengthening procedures.


A retrospective study was performed on the results of surgery in infantile esotropia with the aim of comparing recessions with a loop (a procedure in which the effect of a recession is increased by attaching the muscle to the globe with an intervening loop of suture to lengthen the tendon) to standard recession operations. The results of surgery were… (More)


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@article{Peart1990EffectivenessAP, title={Effectiveness and predictability of tendon lengthening procedures.}, author={Diane Peart and Anthony C.B. Molteno}, journal={Australian and New Zealand journal of ophthalmology}, year={1990}, volume={18 4}, pages={401-5} }