Risk of strabismus and ambylopia in children with hydrocephalus

  title={Risk of strabismus and ambylopia in children with hydrocephalus},
  author={Ozg{\"u}l Altintaş and Volkan Etus and Hande Etus and Savaş Ceylan and Yusuf Ş{\"u}kr{\"u} Çağlar},
  journal={Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology},
The present study was undertaken to determine the risk of strabismus and ambylopia in children who underwent operation for hydrocephalus and to compare our results with those in previous studies. Full orthoptic and ophthalmological examinations, including cycloplegic refraction, were performed in all subjects. Ten of 25 patients (40%) were found to have manifest squint. Four of these had esotropia and six had exotropia. No paretic squint or alphabetic pattern strabismus was determined… CONTINUE READING


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