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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:

PR2.20987, 1959-1962

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.20987
Scope and Contents Correspondence, charts and notes relating to male patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 3 at first examination in 1959. Conditions mentioned include: head injury; nose bleeding; severe shock; and right sixth nerve palsy. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.4815, 1946-1947

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.4815
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts and correspondence relating to female patient from Great Britain (excluding Scotland) aged 36 at first examination in 1946. Conditions mentioned include: head injury; amnesia; and sixth nerve palsy. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.7522, 1949

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.7522
Scope and Contents Notes and correspondence relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 22 at first examination in 1949. Conditions mentioned include: headache; diplopia; virus; demylinating disease; and sixth nerve paresis. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.7646, 1949

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.7646
Scope and Contents Notes, chart and correspondence relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 44 at first examination in 1949. Conditions mentioned include: diplopia; headache; tumours; sixth nerve paralysis; papilloedema; and lymphosarcoma. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.7749, 1949-1950

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.7749
Scope and Contents Typed case summary and correspondence relating to female patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 1 at first examination in 1949. Conditions mentioned include: subdural haematoma; head injury; and third and sixth nerve palsy. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.8850, 1950-1951

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.8850
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, correspondence and notes relating to female from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 39 at first examination in 1950. Conditions mentioned include: extension of ear suppuration to petrious bone; headaches; double vision; earache; nerve paresis; perforation of tympanic membrane; and syphilis. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.9834, 1951-1953

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.9834
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts and correspondence relating to male from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 51 at first examination in 1951. Conditions mentioned include: prolapsed intervertebral disc; sciatica; retrobulbar neuritis; sixth nerve paresis; and demyelinating disease. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.9912, 1950-1951

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Identifier: LHB1CC/24/PR2.9912
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, reports and autopsy report relating to female from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 46 at first examination in 1950. Conditions mentioned include: otitis media; bilateral papilloedema; thrombophlebitis; left 6th nerve palsy; mastoiditis; extradural abscess; osteomyelitis; and basal congestion and oedema of the lungs. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR3.179, 1941

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Identifier: LHB40 CC/2/PR3.179
Scope and Contents Typed case summary relating to male lance corporal from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 40 at first examination in 1941 Conditions mentioned include: headache; diplopia; vetigo; dizziness; nystagmus; papilloedema; cerebral thrombophlebitis; epilepsy; otitis media and right abducens paresis. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR3.196, 1941

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Identifier: LHB40 CC/2/PR3.196
Scope and Contents Typed case summary and chart relating to male lance corporalfrom Great Britain (excluding Scotland) aged 29 at first examination in 1941 Conditions mentioned include: headache; dizziness; facial paralysis; disseminated sclerosis; and right abducens paresis. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.