Recurrent sixth nerve palsy in childhood ophthalmoplegic migraine: A case report

Neera, Chaudhry; Yogesh, Patidar; Vinod, Puri; Khwaja, Geeta A.
March 2013
Neurology Asia;Mar2013, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p95
Academic Journal
Ophthalmoplegic migraine is a rare disorder characterized by childhood onset recurrent attacks of migraineous headaches with paresis of ocular cranial nerves. The third cranial nerve is commonly involved. Involvement of fourth and sixth cranial nerve is uncommon. We present a child with opthalmoplegic migraine with recurrent sixth cranial nerve palsy on two occasions.


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