from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Relating to orthogonal intersections of tangents.
  • Relating to normal binocular vision.

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  • adj. of or relating to normal binocular vision


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  • The Division of Ophthalmology offers special testing not routinely available for children elsewhere, including vision testing for preverbal children, orthoptic evaluation and treatment, adult and pediatric visual field testing, electroretinography (awake or with sedation), visual evoked responses and ultrasonography.

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  • Therefore, vergence orthoptic training could be useful alleviating visual symptoms and perhaps abnormal oculomotor-auditory interactions.

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  • Frequent oulomotricity problems with orthoptic testing were reported in patients with tinnitus.

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