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HISTORICAL NOTE

AUTHOR(S)
Pearce, J. M. S.
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Jan2005, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p99
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the contributions of Henri Parinaud, a French ophthalmologist in the domain of ophthalmology. Parinaud deduced there was a central system for the conjugate eye movements, and thought that the abducens nerve and the contralateral oculomotor nerve must have a connection in man, though he did not implicate the medial longitudinal bundle. In his 10 case histories, he distinguished two groups: the partial or dissociated paresis of both oculomotor nerves; and conjugate eye movement disorders.
ACCESSION #
16896960

 

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