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Normally, the two eyes point in the same direction.
A "squint" or "strabismus" occurs when the two eyes are misaligned.
This can happen in either eye and the misalignment can be in any direction.
A squint may occur for a number of reasons.
Sometimes, one or more of the muscles that move the eyes is in the wrong place.
Sometimes the muscles do not work as they should.
A longstanding squint does not usually affect vision ...
... although the squinting eye may be "lazy".
A recent squint can result in double vision and should be fully investigated.

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