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How can I check that my child has a squint eye and what precautions are to be taken ?

Hi Dr..We have doubt that My daughter (15 month) has squint eye. Its been captured in one pictures. How do I check if she is has squint eye. It looks its left eye. What are the precautions n measrements.
Fri, 13 Jan 2012
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Hi,
It seems that you have doubt of having squint or it is there nothing can be done at present,we have to wait and watch the condition,
I think as she will look all around and frequent movements of her eye ball gradually she will be alright.
Take ophthalmologit opinion.
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