heterotropia

(redirected from manifest squint)
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heterotropia

[‚hed·ə·rō′trō·pē·ə]
(medicine)
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The tests used in this research were designed to elicit gross pathology, in this case manifest squint, and therefore lack the sensitivity to show a visual relationship to dyslexia.
Latent squints result in the ocular misalignment being suppressed by the ocular fusional mechanisms (the mechanisms by which both eyes lock onto the same target when a corresponding image reaches both eyes), whereas manifest squints are not.