ocular torticollis


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oc·u·lar tor·ti·col·lis

torticollis incident to paralysis of an extraocular muscle, especially an oblique muscle.
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ocular torticollis

Torticollis from inequality in sight of the two eyes.
See also: torticollis
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torticollis, ocular 

Head tilting usually accompanied by a twisting of the neck adopted to minimize the effect of a palsy of one or more of the vertically acting extraocular muscles (most often the superior oblique) See spasmus nutans.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann