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What is exophthalmometry?

Exophthalmometry is a method for measuring globe (eye) position for a patient. The general idea is to measure the globe position to determine whether or not globe malposition is present.

What is joint congruence?

Joint congruence is the measurement of two opposing joint surfaces as they relate to one another considering the 3D shape contour of each bone at their interface. For example, relating the femoral condyle to the tibial plateau or the temperomandibular condyle to the fossa.