Article Text

Download PDFPDF
Case report
Monocular elevation deficit after scleral perforation repair
  1. Gunjan Saluja1 and
  2. Anju Bhari2
  1. 1 Dr Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
  2. 2 Ophthalmology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr Gunjan Saluja, gunjansaluja2015{at}gmail.com

Abstract

Monocular elevation deficit can result from either inferior rectus restriction, superior rectus palsy or from supranuclear causes. We report a case of monocular elevation deficit after scleral perforation repair which was managed by surgery on contra lateral eye. This improved elevation of the affected eye with no diplopia in the postoperative period.

  • Monocular elevation deficit
  • Scleral perforation repair
View Full Text

Statistics from Altmetric.com

Footnotes

  • Contributors GS worked up the case and reached the diagnosis. AB and GS together wrote the manuscript.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent for publication Obtained.

Request Permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.