An ocular deviation with one eye higher than the other. [hyper- + G. trope, a turn]

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hy·per·tro·pia .hī-pər-'trō-pē-ə n elevation of the line of vision of one eye above that of the other: upward strabismus

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hy·per·tro·pia (hi″pər-troґpe-ə) [hyper- + trop- + -ia] vertical strabismus in which there is permanent upward deviation of the visual axis of an eye.

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  • Hypertropia — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD10|H|50|2|h|49 ICD9 = ICD9|378.31 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshName = Hypertropia MeshNumber = C10.292.562.887 Hypertropia is a condition of… …   Wikipedia

  • hypertropia — noun A form of strabismus in which one eye points upward …   Wiktionary

  • hypertropia — n.; see strabismus …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Гипертропия (Hypertropia) — см. Косоглазие. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • upward and downward squint — hypertropia …   Medical dictionary

  • гипертропия — (hypertropia; гипер + греч. trope поворот, направление) см. Косоглазие кверху …   Большой медицинский словарь

  • Гипертропи́я — (hypertropia; Гипер + греч. tropē поворот, направление) см. Косоглазие кверху …   Медицинская энциклопедия

  • ГИПЕРТРОПИЯ — (hypertropia) см. Косоглазие …   Толковый словарь по медицине

  • Strabismus — For the protein Strabismus, see Strabismus (protein). Strabismus Classification and external resources Strabismus prevents bringing the gaze of both eyes to the same point in space. ICD 10 H …   Wikipedia

  • Congenital fourth nerve palsy — Classification and external resources Trochlear nerve ICD 10 H49.1 …   Wikipedia

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