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muscular asthenopia

muscular asthenopia in Medicine

muscular asthenopia n.
Asthenopia due to imbalance of the extrinsic ocular muscles.

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  • muscular asthenopia undoubtedly occurs; it is only a question whether it is as frequent as it is diagnosed.

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  • Notwithstanding the existence of a considerable preponderance of the externi, muscular asthenopia may be entirely absent.

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  • We must place the same claims to the diagnosis of muscular asthenopia as to that of the accommodative form.

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  • The proof that it is not a case of muscular asthenopia is sometimes only obtained by the operation.

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  • Yet still more is this the case with those disorders, of which muscular asthenopia may be supposed to be the cause.

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