Sentence Examples


  • Children with nystagmus who have their the null point located at a position in which the eyes are positioned inward may develop an esotropia, a form of strabismus or eye turn.
  • Infantile esotropia affects about 1 percent of full term, healthy babies and a higher percentage of babies born prematurely or born with other facial defects.
  • Accommodative esotropia develops in children under age three who cross their eyes when focusing on objects nearby.
  • Congenital esotropia is a very rare form of strabismus that occurs with certain birth defects.
  • Congenital esotropia is rare but does not occur at a higher rate in premature babies.