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Convergence-Retraction Nystagmus

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Title: Convergence Retraction Nystagmus (2-21_CD_hq.mp4)
Author: Kathleen B. Digre, M.D., Professor of Ophthalmology and Neurology, Director of Neuro-Ophthalmology, Moran Eye Center, University of Utah School of Medicine
Date: 03/03/2015
Keywords / Main Subjects: Convergence Retraction Nystagmus; Parinaud’s Syndrome; Dorsal midbrain syndrome; Lid retraction
Secondary CORE Category: Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus / Childhood Nystagmus / Nystagmus-Like Disorders
Diagnosis: Parinaud’s Syndrome
Brief Description: Examples of patients with convergence retraction nystagmus. Shows saccadic oscillations in patients looking upwards and following downwards moving targets. Also shows a side-view of the retracting movements of the globes.
Format: video
Series: Moran-NOVEL Collection
Identifier: Moran_CORE_176
Copyright statement: Copyright 2015. Please see terms of use page for more information.