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Strabismus pp 59-84 | Cite as

Incomitant Strabismus and Principles of Its Management

  • Chong-Bin Tsai
  • Rajat M. Srivastava
Chapter

Abstract

Differentiation between comitant and incomitant strabismus is an important task for the general ophthalmologist managing strabismus. The paralyses or restrictions underlying incomitant strabismus may imply potentially dangerous disorders that should be treated promptly. Early detection and proper management are necessary to achieve good clinical outcome.

Keywords

Incomitant strabismus Spread of comitance Cranial nerve palsy Parks three-step test 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chong-Bin Tsai
    • 1
    • 2
  • Rajat M. Srivastava
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyChiayi Christian HospitalChiayi CityTaiwan
  2. 2.Department of Hospital and Health Care AdministrationChia Nan University of Pharmacy and ScienceChiayiTaiwan
  3. 3.Department of OphthalmologyKing George’s Medical UniversityLucknowIndia

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