über VOR auch Hebung frei möglich

12:27 Feb 3, 2018
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / Ophthalmology
German term or phrase: über VOR auch Hebung frei möglich
This is part of some eye test results regarding eye motility. I'm not sure what the word "Hebung" means in this context.
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:34

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3Hebung frei
Rudolph Maier

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Hebung frei

I think this refers to elevating the chin, which means raising the head. This improves sight if there is ptosis of the lids.

Example sentence(s):
  • Sight is improved by raising the chin. "Meist werden jedoch Kinnhebung und Frontalis innervation eingesetzt."
Rudolph Maier
United States
Local time: 10:34
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