Is it possible to measure peripheral vestibular function in a patient with congenital nystagmus?

Manzari, L.; Burgess, A.; Curthoys, I.
January 2012
European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology;Jan2012, Vol. 269 Issue 1, p349
Academic Journal
A letter to the editor is presented which discusses the possibility of measuring the peripheral vestibular function in a patient diagnosed with congenital nystagmus.


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