MIDBRAIN INFARCTION CAUSING DIPLOPIA AND ATYPICAL NEUROLOGICAL SYMPTOMS: AN ABDUCENS PALSY REVIEW

Halie Cottrill

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Abstract

A 68 year old white male reports distance horizontal diplopia immediately following a cerebrovascular accident. Neuroimaging shows acute right midbrain infarction. While rarely associated with stroke, neurologic sixth nerve palsies occur and entail further workup.

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Year: 2016

Program Number: R2016045

Author Affiliation: University of Alabama Birmingham School of Optometry

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