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A Patient with Alternating Skew Deviation and Down-Beat Nystagmus

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Title:  A Patient with Alternating Skew Deviation and Down-Beat Nystagmus
Author:  Kevin Meier
Date:  02/06/2013
Keywords/Main Subjects: Skew deviation; Downbeat nystagmus; Hypertropia; Alternating skew deviation
Secondary CORE Category:  Neuro-Ophthalmology / Evaluation of Diplopia / Supranuclear Causes of Diplopia
Diagnosis: Downbeat nystagmus, skew deviation
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of an elderly male with vertical binocular diplopia and downbeat nystagmus. It includes a discussion of the differential diagnoses for downbeat nystagmus and for skew deviation.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_15165
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