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sudden onset strabismus

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dean Bonsall
27 years experience Pediatric Ophthalmology
Yes: Yes. Some forms are more complex and are more difficult to fix but for the most part strabismus is fixable.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Strabismus: Reported incidence in adults & older adults is around 50 per 100,00 , depending on the type;- Paralytic form is 44%. Convergence insufficiency for ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Wu
22 years experience Ophthalmology
Strabismus: Strabismus occurs when the eye are not aligned properly, so they do not work well together. In some people, this misalignment worsens over time. If ... Read More
Dr. Harold Ballitch
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Several ways: Strabismus will typically worsen if it is related to poor vision in one eye (amblyopia) because there is a lack of fixation ie one does not use both e ... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Rosen
36 years experience Ophthalmology
Depends: New onset adult strabismus must be evaluated for possible stroke or tumor. Decompensation of corrected childhood strabismus is also possible.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ham
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Strabismus: Crossing or out turning of the eyes, and double vision.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Paul
39 years experience Ophthalmology
Glasses, surgery etc: In affected children with strabismus (misaligned eyes), the main goal is development of good and equal vision in both eyes. Another goal is to establi ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ilan Cohen
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Cover test: Strabismus can be easily diagnosed with something called the cover test. Your eye doctor can perform this for you.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Glasses or surgery: Is the answer. See a pediatric ophthalmologist for evaluation.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
50 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Lack of proper : treatment is the main reason, though strabismus can recur after corrective surgery on the the extra-ocular muscles. Childhood strabismus is variable. ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Wu
22 years experience Ophthalmology
Strabismus: Strabismus is treated only if the person sees double most of the time. The first treatment is prism glasses-- the images are aligned to be seen as on ... Read More

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