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Year : 2009  |  Volume : 57  |  Issue : 6  |  Page : 463-464

Botulinum toxin in the management of acquired motor fusion deficiency


1 Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, and Oculoplasty, Orbital diseases and Ocular Oncology, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
2 Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India

Correspondence Address:
Ramesh Murthy
Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Oculoplasty and Ocular Oncology, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Kallam Anji Reddy Campus, LV Prasad Marg, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad- 500 034
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0301-4738.57162

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Acquired disruption of motor fusion is a rare condition characterized by intractable diplopia. Management of these patients is extremely difficult. Prisms in any combination or even surgery may not help relieve their symptoms. We describe a longstanding case of acquired motor fusion disruption which was managed successfully with botulinum toxin injection.


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