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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:

PR2.18484, 1957-1971

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.18484
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, correspondence, notes, reports and charts relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 6 at first examination in 1957. Conditions mentioned include: blindness; vomiting; and 6th nerve palsy. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.18809, 1958-1959

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.18809
Scope and Contents Correspondence and notes relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 20 at first examination in 1958. Conditions mentioned include: demyelinating condition; 6th nerve palsy; and disseminated sclerosis. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.18864, 1958-1963

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.18864
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, correspondence, notes, reports, charts, black-and-white photographs and x-ray films relating to female patient from outside Great Britain aged 8 at first examination in 1958. Conditions mentioned include: medulloblastoma; headache; and 6th nerve paresis. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.19135, 1958

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.19135
Scope and Contents Correspondence, notes, reports and charts relating to male patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 48 at first examination in 1958. Conditions mentioned include: unilateral blindness; left abducens palsy; blurring of vision; and headache. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.19153, 1958-1960

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.19153
Scope and Contents Notes, charts, reports, typed case summary and correspondence relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 0 at first examination in 1958. Conditions mentioned include: occipital encephalocoele; hydrocephalus; and right abducens nerve paralysis. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.19231, 1958-1959

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.19231
Scope and Contents Correspondence, notes, reports, and charts relating to male patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 35 at first examination in 1958. Conditions mentioned include: head injury; skull fracture; sixth nerve palsy; and diplopia. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.19453, 1958-1959

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.19453
Scope and Contents Correspondence, notes, autopsy report, black-and-white photographs, reports, typed case summary and charts relating to male from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 61 at first examination in 1958. Conditions mentioned include: ophthalmoplegia; endocrine exophthalmos; bilateral sixth nerve palsy; and diplopia. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.19464, 1958

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.19464
Scope and Contents Notes, correspondence and reports relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 45 at first examination in 1958. Conditions mentioned include: sixth nerve palsy (not yet diagnosed); lateral nystagmus; diplopia; and thyroglossal cyst. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.19469, 1958

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.19469
Scope and Contents Notes, report, typed case summary and correspondence relating to female patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 11 at first examination in 1958. Conditions mentioned include: concussional head injury; left sixth nerve palsy; papilloedema; and diplopia. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.19550, 1958-1959

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.19550
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, correspondence, X-ray films, notes, reports and charts relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 20 at first examination in 1958. Conditions mentioned include: spontaneous intracranial haemorrhage (? cerebellar); headache; vomiting; and sixth nerve palsy. No treatment given. Patient discharged.