Chapter 17. Alphabet Patterns

  1. Alec M. Ansons2 and
  2. Helen Davis1

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470698839.ch17

Diagnosis and Management of Ocular Motility Disorders, Third Edition

Diagnosis and Management of Ocular Motility Disorders, Third Edition

How to Cite

Ansons, A. M. and Davis, H. (2000) Alphabet Patterns, in Diagnosis and Management of Ocular Motility Disorders, Third Edition, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470698839.ch17

Author Information

  1. 1

    Senior Lecturer in Orthoptics, Department of Ophthalmology and Orthoptics, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, University of Sheffield, Sheffield

  2. 2

    Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Manchester Royal Eye Hospital, Oxford Road, Manchester

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 6 DEC 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632047987

Online ISBN: 9780470698839

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Keywords:

  • v-pattern and a-pattern;
  • primary horizontal strabismus;
  • acquired paralytic strabismus;
  • mechanical restriction;
  • ocular movement

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Classification

  • Criteria for Diagnosis

  • Incidence

  • Disorders Commonly Associated with Alphabet Patterns

  • Investigation of V- and A-patterns

  • Significance of V- and A-patterns

  • Management of Alphabet Patterns

  • References