convergent squint

convergent squint or convergent strabismus,
a squint in which both eyes are turned inward toward the nose; cross-eye.

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  • convergent strabismus — noun strabismus in which one or both eyes turn inward toward the nose • Syn: ↑cross eye, ↑crossed eye, ↑esotropia • Hypernyms: ↑strabismus, ↑squint * * * convergent squint or …   Useful english dictionary

  • squint — 1. SYN: strabismus. 2. To suffer from strabismus. convergent s. SYN: esotropia. divergent s. SYN: exotropia. external s. SYN: exotropia. internal s. SYN: esotropia …   Medical dictionary

  • squint — Synonyms and related words: aberration, cast, circuitousness, cock the eye, convergent strabismus, cross eye, cross eyedness, crosswiseness, declination, deflection, deflexure, deviance, deviation, deviousness, diagonality, digression, divagation …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Esotropia — Cross eyed or, in medical terms, convergent or internal strabismus. * * * The form of strabismus in which the visual axes converge; may be paralytic or concomitant, monocular or alternating, accommodative or nonaccommodative. SYN: convergent… …   Medical dictionary

  • Sixth nerve palsy — DiseaseDisorder infobox Name = Sixth nerve palsy ICD10 = ICD10|H|49|2|h|49 ICD9 = ICD9|378.54 ICDO = Caption = Figure showing the mode of innervation of the Recti medialis and lateralis of the eye. OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = oph… …   Wikipedia

  • cover test — a test used to detect a suppressed strabismus (squint) in children. The child is asked to look fixedly at an object with one eye while the other is kept open but covered by the hand of the observer. The hand is then withdrawn: if the eye that had …   Medical dictionary

  • Либрейх Рихард — (Liebreich, род. в 1830 г.) окулист, брат фармаколога Л., врач в Берлине, Париже и Лондоне. Кроме статей о физиологической оптике, рефракционных аномалиях, операциях для удаления косоглазия и пр., он издал: Atlas der Ophthalmoskopie (Б., 1863);… …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

  • Liebreich — Liebreich, 1) Richard, Augenarzt, geb. 30. Juni 1830 zu Königsberg i. Pr., studierte daselbst, in Berlin, Halle, Utrecht, war 1854–62 Assistent an Gräfes Klinik in Berlin, ließ sich 1862 in Paris als Augenarzt nieder, siedelte 1870 nach London… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • convergence — 1. The tending of two or more objects toward a common point. 2. The direction of the visual lines to a near point. [L. con vergere, to incline together] accommodative c. the meter angle of c. expressed in diopters; equal to the product of the… …   Medical dictionary

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