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Fourth Nerve Palsy

Matthew J. Thurtell, Robert L. Tomsak and Robert B. Daroff

in Neuro-Ophthalmology

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Published in print October 2011 | ISBN: 9780195390841
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322893 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195390841.003.0015

Series: What Do I Do Now

Fourth Nerve Palsy

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Fourth nerve palsy is a common cause of binocular vertical diplopia but can be difficult to diagnose, because examination findings are often subtle. In this chapter, we review the symptoms, signs, causes, differential diagnosis, and evaluation of fourth nerve palsy.

Chapter.  1362 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology

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