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Strabismus is a term used to describe eyes that are not straight and parallel. One eye may look straight ahead, while the other turns inward, outward, upward or downward. Strabismus is a serious eye condition that requires early medical treatment if it is to be successfully corrected.
Pediatric blindness etiology varies around the globe

Pediatric blindness etiology varies around the globe

Amblyopia screening guidelines updated

Amblyopia screening guidelines updated

AAPOS committee revises guidelines for automated preschool vision screening

AAPOS committee revises guidelines for automated preschool vision screening

Cause of esodeviation differs in children, adults

Cause of esodeviation differs in children, adults

FDA approves Allergan’s BOTOX to treat overactive bladder

FDA approves Allergan’s BOTOX to treat overactive bladder

Automated eye tests best for toddlers

Automated eye tests best for toddlers

Abnormal visual processing and circuitry in the brain impacts fixational saccades

Abnormal visual processing and circuitry in the brain impacts fixational saccades

Loyola offers corrective surgeries for adults with strabismus

Loyola offers corrective surgeries for adults with strabismus

Scientists identify three new genes associated with Primary Angle Closure Glaucoma

Scientists identify three new genes associated with Primary Angle Closure Glaucoma

Case study in the Journal of AAPOS highlights need for vigilance

Case study in the Journal of AAPOS highlights need for vigilance

Positive results from Allergan's BOTOX Phase III trials on idiopathic overactive bladder

Positive results from Allergan's BOTOX Phase III trials on idiopathic overactive bladder

Different brain structures control eye reflexes in the course of life

Different brain structures control eye reflexes in the course of life

Children under the age of 3 with NLDO more likely to develop amblyopia

Children under the age of 3 with NLDO more likely to develop amblyopia

FDA approves Allergan's BOTOX to treat specific form of urinary incontinence

FDA approves Allergan's BOTOX to treat specific form of urinary incontinence

MAP Pharmaceuticals, Allergan collaborate for LEVADEX to treat acute migraine in adults

MAP Pharmaceuticals, Allergan collaborate for LEVADEX to treat acute migraine in adults

Crossed eyes in adults can also be corrected

Crossed eyes in adults can also be corrected

AOA says 3D viewing may help uncover vision disorders in children

AOA says 3D viewing may help uncover vision disorders in children

Lyophilized amniotic membrane in strabismus surgery can cause severe fibrosis

Lyophilized amniotic membrane in strabismus surgery can cause severe fibrosis

Early eye exam can save sight and prevent a life time disability

Early eye exam can save sight and prevent a life time disability

Botox receives FDA approval for treatment of chronic migraine

Botox receives FDA approval for treatment of chronic migraine