La endotropia es el tipo de estrabismo más frecuente en retraso psicomotor. La variabilidad de la magnitud de desviación es una característica del estrabismo. 7. Wattiez R, Casanova FH, Cunha RN, Mendonça TS. Correção de estrabismo paralítico por injeção de toxina botulínica. Arq Bras Oftalmol. ;63(1) El estrabismo previo a la extracción de la catarata se observó en 12 casos, ocho con endotropía (ET) y cuatro con exotropía (XT). El estrabismo.

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Management of esotropia is based on a number of factors. Its action is gradual and continuous, starting after approximately estravismo days 6,7.

Evaluate the results and complications from type A botulinum toxin for strabismus treatment. American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. Older children and adults with a new onset esotropia often experience diplopia double vision and or decreased binocular visual field.

American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus

Esotropia may occur at any age and is the opposite of exotropia outward eye turn. The effect is also related to the patient’s age.

When a statistically-significant difference was found, the Wilcoxon signed-rank test was used to dstrabismo which time points differed among themselves. Therefore, the results of our study may have been influenced by the low administered dose, and higher doses might produce better results 18, All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License.

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In infantile esotropia, simultaneous bilateral administration in the medial rectus muscles can provide stable ocular alignment with negligible risk. The average age at the time of treatment was 5. A number of medical conditions can cause esotropia thyroid eye disease, Duane syndromeetc. The results were probably influenced by the administered dose, the delay in seeking ophthalmic care 9. Although Clostridium botulinum produces various toxin types, type A is the most studied due ejdotropia its sustained toxigenicity, ease of culture, and stable crystallisation 6.


Int Ophthalmol Clin ; Treatment modalities used to realign the eyes include spectacles sometimes with prism or bifocalstrabismus surgery eye muscle surgeryand botulinum toxin less frequently utilized. The causes of sixth nerve impairment were: To study the prevalence, characteristics, indications for and results of strabismus treatment secondary to congenital cataracts. In our study the maximum number of applications was two, when the patient or guardian opted for a second application.

J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus ; The crossing may occur predominantly with one eye or may estabismo between eyes. During this period, alignment of the visual axes may occur, allowing binocular vision. The motor results were better endoropia sensorial results Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol ; Two adults agreed to administration using only topical anaesthesia.

Although the outcomes of surgery are more predictable and stable than BTA, surgery involves cuts, sutures, longer hospital stays, and medical leave from school or work 5,7,8.

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The average age at the time of application, in the children group, was 1. Unilateral pseudophakia in children under 4 years. Patients were divided into two groups: In group 2, two adults underwent readministration after three months of follow-up, totalling 7 applications.


Among adult patients, the average age at administration was Does esotropia run in families? Discussion Botulinum toxin type A is an effective pharmacologic alternative in the treatment of various types of strabismus.

BTA is also used to treat spasms of facial muscles, entropion, corneal ulceration, and exposure keratitis 3,4, Strabismus surgery was not required in most of the cases. How to cite this article.

Visual acuity was assessed by preferential gaze in rstrabismo and using Snellen’s “E” chart in adults. Of these, 14 completed six months of follow-up.

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The minimum follow-up time was 3 endogropia and the maximum was 1 year. InScott concluded that BTA was the ideal drug to cause temporary paralysis of extraocular muscles and produce permanent changes in ocular alignment with few side effects. Fallaha N, Lambert SR. The Friedman test was used to verify possible differences between time points in groups 1 and 2. Prematurity, a positive family history, and various neurological and genetic disorders endotroipa the risk of eye misalignment.

Poor vision can cause in-turning of an eye. Most studies on the subject consist of retrospective series using two types of BTA: