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orthoptic

 [or-thop´tik]
correcting obliquity of one or both visual axes.

or·thop·tic

(ōr-thop'tik),
Relating to orthoptics.

orthoptic

/or·thop·tic/ (or-thop´tik) correcting obliquity of one or both visual axes.

orthoptic

[ôrthop′tik]
Etymology: Gk, orthos + ops, eye
1 pertaining to normal binocular vision.
2 pertaining to a procedure or technique for correcting the visual axes of eyes improperly coordinated for binocular vision.

or·thop·tic

(ōr-thop'tik)
Relating to orthoptics.
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Orthoptic treatment efficiency in convergence insufficiency treatment.
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Indeed, some of the children ceased to use their overlay after they had been referred for a conventional optometric examination and had received adequate refraction or orthoptic exercises for binocular vision anomalies.
Orthoptic assessment showed poor corrected vision: R +2.
After informed consent forms were obtained from the patients' families, the patients underwent ophthalmic and orthoptic examinations.
Relevant data sheets which included socio-demographic characteristics, birth history, developmental history, orthoptic assessment, dilated fundus examination with indirect ophthalmoscope, retinoscopy, final diagnosis and treatments provided are all collected and recorded in a prepared data collecting format for each child.
After a detailed history, the patients underwent a complete ocular and orthoptic examination.
Some observations on orthoptic treatment following head injury.
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Orthoptic liver transplantation has become an acceptable and successful treatment for acquired hepatic disorders, such as mushroom poisoning.
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There was no history of amblyopia treatment, no orthoptic exercises prescribed and no evidence of a squint noticed by the optometrist or by the family.