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Strabismus pp 159-170 | Cite as

Complications of Strabismus Surgery

  • Swati Phuljhele
  • Rohit Saxena
  • Pradeep Sharma
  • Manu Saini
Chapter

Abstract

Over the years, the strabismus surgery has undergone improvement in terms of both efficacy and safety. Although serious complications are fortunately rare, no surgery is devoid of risk. It is important for surgeons to be aware of the incidence of complications and various factors that may increase the risk. The complications range from preoperative glitches like wrong surgery to postoperative complications like undesired correction and infection.

Keywords

Overcorrection Slipped muscle Complications 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Swati Phuljhele
    • 1
  • Rohit Saxena
    • 1
  • Pradeep Sharma
    • 1
  • Manu Saini
    • 1
  1. 1.Dr. Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic SciencesAll India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)New DelhiIndia

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