Traction testing in superior oblique palsy.

  title={Traction testing in superior oblique palsy.},
  author={David A. Plager},
  journal={Journal of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus},
  volume={27 3},
  • David A. Plager
  • Published 1990 in Journal of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus
This report describes the use of superior oblique traction testing in the evaluation of superior oblique palsy. Four consecutive children presenting with signs and symptoms of superior oblique palsy were found to have markedly abnormal tendon laxity with traction testing. Surgical exploration revealed anomalies including three with elongated lax tendons… CONTINUE READING