Moreover, this slight aid given by tenotomy has its ground not solely in the condition of the opposing recti muscles.
A tenotomy may be required to bring the foot into its proper position.
The next step is tenotomy of the tensor tympani muscle (see p. 345).
tenotomy may be performed by the open, or the subconjunctival method.
The chief method for absolute divergent squint is the combination of shortening with tenotomy of the externus.
In the middle of December the tenotomy of both externi was therefore repeated.
Crossed diplopia could be produced with a red glass, tenotomy of the left abducens sufficed to correct it.
In tenotomy we may count as gain the apparent divergence which it causes in hypermetropes who do not squint.
In order to proceed carefully, I confined myself at first to tenotomy of the internal rectus of the right eye.
tenotomy of the internal rectus and advancement of the abducens of the right eye at the end of December.
tenotomy te·not·o·my (tě-nŏt'ə-mē)
The surgical division of a tendon to correct a deformity caused by congenital or acquired shortening of a muscle, as for the correction of strabismus. Also called tendotomy.