Vertical rectus muscle augmented transposition in Duane syndrome.

  title={Vertical rectus muscle augmented transposition in Duane syndrome.},
  author={Federico G. Velez and R Scott Foster and Arthur L Rosenbaum},
  journal={Journal of AAPOS : the official publication of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus},
  volume={5 2},
INTRODUCTION Reduction or elimination of face turn and esotropia in the primary position while maintaining the largest possible diplopia-free field are the major surgical goals in Duane syndrome with esotropia. Unsatisfactory postoperative results may occur because of limitation in adduction, poor abduction, or induced vertical deviations. Recent reports have shown enhanced results from rectus muscle transposition techniques when a lateral posterior augmentation fixation is placed. METHODS… CONTINUE READING
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