Unilateral recession and resection in Duane syndrome.

@article{Morad2001UnilateralRA,
  title={Unilateral recession and resection in Duane syndrome.},
  author={Yair Morad and Stephen P. Kraft and James L. Mims},
  journal={Journal of AAPOS : the official publication of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus},
  year={2001},
  volume={5 3},
  pages={
          158-63
        }
}
PURPOSE To assess the efficacy of lateral rectus resection with medial rectus recession in the affected eye of patients with Duane retraction syndrome (DRS) with esotropia and limited abduction, compared with bilateral medial rectus recessions. METHODS The charts of 9 patients with DRS who underwent a recession-resection procedure and 10 patients with DRS who underwent bilateral medial rectus recessions were reviewed. Ocular ductions (graded from 0 = full duction to -4 = total deficit… CONTINUE READING