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Abducens Nerve Diseases

 Subject
Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings
Scope Note: Notes = Diseases of the sixth cranial (abducens) nerve or its nucleus in the pons. The nerve may be injured along its course in the pons, intracranially as it travels along the base of the brain, in the cavernous sinus, or at the level of superior orbital fissure or orbit. Dysfunction of the nerve causes lateral rectus muscle weakness, resulting in horizontal diplopia that is maximal when the affected eye is abducted and ESOTROPIA. Common conditions associated with nerve injury include INTRACRANIAL HYPERTENSION; CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA; ISCHEMIA; and INFRATENTORIAL NEOPLASMS.,Created For = LHSA-Dott

Found in 103 Collections and/or Records:

PR2.16758, 1956-1960

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.16758
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, correspondence, notes, charts, drawings and reports relating to male from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 29 at first examination in 1956. Conditions mentioned include: head injury; cerebro-spinal fluid rhinorrhoea; and 6th nerve palsy. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.16868, 1956-1982

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.16868
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, correspondence, notes, reports and charts relating to female patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 40 at first examination in 1956. Conditions mentioned include: skull fracture; head injury; and 6th cranial nerve palsy. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.16876, 1956

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.16876
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, notes, correspondence and charts relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 40 at first examination in 1956. Conditions mentioned include: carcinoma; 6th nerve palsy. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.17218, 1956-1957

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.17218
Scope and Contents Typed case summary and correspondence relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 47 at first examination in 1957. Conditions mentioned include: hypertension; 6th nerve palsy; and double vision. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.17531, 1957

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.17531
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, correspondence, notes, reports and charts relating to male patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 17 at first examination in 1957. Conditions mentioned include: sinus thrombosis; 6th nerve palsy; and diplopia. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.17894, 1957

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.17894
Scope and Contents Correspondence and notes relating to male patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 41 at first examination in 1957. Conditions mentioned include: 6th cranial nerve paralysis; and diplopia. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.17943, 1957-1958

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.17943
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, notes, charts and correspondence relating to female from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 41 at first examination in 1957. Conditions mentioned include: obducent nerve palsy; ptosis; and saccular aneurysm. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.18078, 1957

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.18078
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, correspondence, notes, reports and charts relating to male patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 0 at first examination in 1957. Conditions mentioned include: hydrocephalus; and 6th nerve palsy. Surgical treatment and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.18119, 1957-1958

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.18119
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, notes and correspondence relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 1 at first examination in 1957. Conditions mentioned include: hydrocephalus; 6th cranial nerve palsy; and hypotonia. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.18423, 1957-1958

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.18423
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, correspondence, notes and reports relating to male patient from Great Britain (excluding Scotland) aged 10 at first examination in 1957. Conditions mentioned include: head injury; headache; and 6th nerve palsy. No treatment given. Patient discharged.