There is an association between strabismus diagnosis and later being diagnosed with mental health disorders in children 15 years and younger, according to a presentation at ARVO 2021.

In this retrospective cohort study, 131,413 patients between the ages of 0 and 15 years old with a strabismus diagnosis were diagnoses and the relative risk of being diagnosed with a mental health disorder was calculated. The average age at diagnosis was 3.7 years.

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