Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Cross Eyed Types

The two most common types of strabismus include:

  • Esotropia:
    • An eye that turns inward, toward the nose
  • Exotropia:
    • An eye that turns outward, toward the temple

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Last Updated: Aug 5, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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