TITLE

Infective Endocarditis Presenting With Parinaud's Dorsal Midbrain Syndrome

AUTHOR(S)
Ferguson, Andrew W.; Jollands, Alice; Kirkpatrick, Martin; Pringle, Stuart D.; George, Nick D. L.
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We present a case of vertical gaze palsy in a 13-year-old girl caused by underlying infective endocarditis, secondary to an infected navel piercing. This case illustrates that infective endocarditis does not always present with classic signs.
ACCESSION #
20066073

 

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