TITLE

Benedikt's syndrome

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p238
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "Benedikt's syndrome" is presented. Benedikt's syndrome is a hemiplegia with oculomotor paralysis and clonic spasm or tremor on the opposite side. It is caused by lesions that damage the third nerve and involve the red nucleus and corticospinal tract.
ACCESSION #
21220934

 

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