Three patients had nystagmus, 2 each had Duane's syndrome
, congenital coloboma of choroid and iris and CPEO with 1.
A simplified approach to the treatment of Duane's syndrome
Grade Special needs (all ages) Grades 1-3 Number of 7 1 students Diagnosis Usher syndrome, coloboma, Progressive high CVI, CHARGE syndrome, myopia, Goldenhar syndrome, nystagmus Duane's syndrome
Grade Grades 4-5 Grades 6-8 Grades 9-12 Number of 2 1 0 students Diagnosis Usher syndrome, Usher syndrome strabismus, astigmatism Work-readiness Grade program Number of 1 students Diagnosis Usher syndrome CVI = cortical visual impairment.
Three-year-old Rumaysa, from Gaza, suffers from Duane's Syndrome, a rare congenital eye movement disorder.
Duane's syndrome is a rare congenital disorder most commonly characterised by the inability of the eye to move outwards.
Dr Clare Roberts, Consultant Paediatric Ophthalmologist and Specialist in Strabismus at Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai, will conduct Rumaysa's surgery: "Rumaysa's Duane's syndrome causes her eyes to be misaligned and for her eyes and eyelids to move abnormally.
The efficacy of BOTOX([R]) treatment in deviations over 50 prism diopters, in restrictive strabismus, in Duane's syndrome
with lateral rectus weakness, and in secondary strabismus caused by prior surgical over-recession of the antagonist has not been established.
DISCUSSION: Duane's syndrome is a congenital and non-progressive strabismus syndrome.
Huber has classified Duane's syndrome in to three types.