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CASE REPORT
Year : 2022  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 520-521

The eye in lock-down: An unusual acquired restrictive strabismus


1 Jasti V Ramanamma Children's Eye Care Centre, L.V. Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
2 Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery Service, L.V. Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
3 Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology, Children's Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, Australia
4 Department of Neuro-Radiology, CitiNeuro Centre, Hyderabad, India

Correspondence Address:
Manjushree Bhate
Associate Ophthalmologist, L. V. Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad - 500 034, Telangana
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/ijo.IJO_2076_21

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We report a rare case of a 3-year-old female child with a severe degree of hypotropia and esotropia of the left eye secondary to presumed myositis from unknown etiology treated with systemic steroids. A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the orbit revealed a bulky left inferior rectus muscle. With a working diagnosis of inferior rectus contracture, and presumed dense amblyopia in the left eye, a free tenotomy of the left inferior rectus muscle along with recession of the left medial rectus restored orthotropia from the locked-down position.


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