Multiple cranial nerve palsies after head injury. A case report
- Benign Recurrent Sixth Nerve Palsy. Mickelson, Daren L.; Mills, Monte D. // American Orthoptic Journal;2000, Vol. 50, p126
Presents a case of benign recurrent sixth cranial nerve palsy in a young child. Clinical manifestations of the nerve paralysis; Etiology of benign sixth nerve palsy; Diagnosis; Treatment.
- Cranial Polyneuropathies in Multiple Sclerosis: Case Report and Literature Review. Thomas, Richard W.; Liening, Douglas A.; Auber, Andrew E.; Johnson, Robert E. // ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal;Feb1999, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p118
Details a clinical case of a multiple cranial nerve functional deficits in a patient who initially was presumed to have suffered a brainstem infarct. History of the patient; Findings during magnetic resonance imaging; Causative factors on the development of multiple cranial nerve dysfunction.
- Sixth Nerve Palsy. Jenkins, Patricia F.; Tang, Rosa A.; Jenkins, S. Kyle // American Orthoptic Journal;2000, Vol. 50, p26
Provides information on sixth cranial nerve or abducens nerve palsy. Role of the nerve in the visual system; Anatomy of the nerve; Pathology of the disease; Diagnosis; Treatment.
- Granulomatosis with polyangitis presenting with multiple cranial nerve palsies. Kazmi, Muhammad; Akil, Mohammed; Kilding, Rachael // BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders;2013, Vol. 14 Issue Suppl 1, p1
An abstract of the conference paper "Granulomatosis with polyangitis presenting with multiple cranial nerve palsies," by Muhammad Kazmi and colleagues, is presented.
- Jackson's syndrome. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1244
A definition of the term "Jackson's syndrome" which refers to a dysfunction of cranial nerves X through XII caused by medullary lesions, resulting in unilateral muscle paralysis in the head, the mouth and the vocal cords is presented.
- Hepatitis B and Pupil-Sparing Oculomotor Nerve Paresis. Sood, Ajit; Midha, Vandana; Sood, Neena; Gupta, Dinesh // Clinical Infectious Diseases;11/1/1999, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p1330
Reports the first case of acute hepatitis B complicated by external ophthalmoplegia due to isolated third cranial nerve palsy. Medical history of the patient; Findings of laboratory studies; Neurological manifestations associated with hepatitis B virus infection; Symptoms of acute viral hepatitis.
- Principles of Surgical Management of Cranial Nerve Palsies. Siatkowski, R. Michael // American Orthoptic Journal;2004, Vol. 54, p62
Background and Purpose: Cranial nerve palsies following cranial and/or ocular trauma are common. Surgical correction of these patients may be challenging and different concepts in surgical planning are required, as compared to patients with non-paretic or comitant strabismus. Methods: Essay...
- Specialized Surgical Procedures for Management of Cranial Nerve Palsies. Foster, R. Scott // American Orthoptic Journal;2004, Vol. 54, p70
Background and Purpose: Surgical correction of cranial nerve palsies involves balancing unequal muscle forces. Conventional recess/resect techniques used in non-paralytic strabismus may not be sufficient. Special surgical procedures are available that may improve outcomes. Methods: Literature...
- Successful removal of an impacted metallic arrowhead penetrating up to the brainstem. Paramhans, Dharmdas; Shukla, Sapna; Batra, Ankur; Mathur, Raj K. // Journal of Emergencies, Trauma & Shock;Jul2010, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p347
A case of impacted metallic arrowhead in the brain through an unusual route of the neck and behind the external carotid artery to the base of the skull up to the brainstem is reported. Review of the literature reveals no previous reports of this type of injury. A 35-year-old man was admitted to...