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Internuclear Ophthalmoplegia

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/9780195390841.003.0020

Series: What Do I Do Now

Internuclear Ophthalmoplegia

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Internuclear ophthalmoplegia is a classic ocular motor syndrome that is caused by a lesion affecting the medial longitudinal fasciculus in the brainstem. In this chapter, we review the signs, causes, and differential diagnosis of internuclear ophthalmoplegia.

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Subjects: Neurology

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