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Eye Exercises For Adult Strabismus
Only in the young: Amblyopia is a condition in which an eye which is otherwise normal, sees less well. It is almost always caused by some eye malposition or refractive differencies between the two eyes in infancy and early childhood. The pattern of amblyopia becomes fixed if not treated by age 8 years. After that, exercises, etc. Cannot correct the condition. ...Read more
No: They have no evidence based value & their pursuit could delay worthwhile treatment & increase the chances that the condition will be permanent. ...Read more
I've hidden strabismus makes my eyes slightly outside it occurs when I look to far object what exercises I can do to strength the muscle?
I have severe strabismus and I'm an adult, it started in one eye, and now the other seems to be doing the same. Will it continue to get worse?
Six months ago I had adult strabismus surgery but it seems as though my eye is starting to turn out again. Why would this happen?
Confusing question: Proper vision requires brain input of 2 similar sharp images by well aligned eyeballs. If one eye is sharper than the other, or alignment is bad, the brain may turn off one eye to stop a blurred image. If the vision is off in one eye for an extended period (yrs), amblyopia (lazy eye) can be permanent. Alignment surgery may not hold without vision to keep it on tract. Revision may be necessary/cosmetic ...Read more
Improve vision: In childhood strabismus, patching is used when the brain starts to ignore the vision from one eye. A patch is placed over the better eye to force the brain to pay attention to the vision from the supressed eye. This is why you can see children wearing eyepatches at times. ...Read more
One of my eyes turn outwards (extropia). I want to get strabismus surgery done. How effective would it be?
Alignment =surgery: Persistent alignment issues will often require delicate surgery on the muscles that move the eyeball have your eye dr refer you to someone who has completed the training to do thei special eye surgery. They are often affiliated with children's hospitals (more common in childhood) or medical schools. ...Read more
Please explain if it is possible for the eye condition "strabismus" to be occasional, and can be triggered?
I had surgery to correct intermittent strabismus and now my eye is always pointing inward. How can I fix this?
My eye tends to vertically roll up sometimes. I can also trigger it! Could this be the eye condition strabismus?
Need Consultation: Go see an eye doctor (an md) optomologist doctor. ...Read more
I had strabismus surgery 2 weeks ago now my eyes looks completely out of focus its going out is it normal? And if so will it did it self?
This is question you really need to ask your ophthalmologist.
It is not an emergency and can wait until after the holiday. ...Read more
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