Miller Fisher Syndrome - Ophthalmoplegia, Ptosis and Ataxia

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Identifier MFS_ataxia-Gold
Title Miller Fisher Syndrome - Ophthalmoplegia, Ptosis and Ataxia
Subject Range of eye movements/motility abnormal; Miller Fisher Syndrome
Creator Daniel R. Gold, DO, Departments of Neurology, Ophthalmology, Neurosurgery, Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, Emergency Medicine, and Medicine, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Description This is a young man who presented with ptosis, difficulty moving the eyes and gait imbalance several weeks after a GI illness. Miller Fisher syndrome was diagnosed, IVIG therapy was initiated, and anti-Gq1b antibodies came back extremely elevated. In addition to ophthalmoplegia, and ataxia, hyporeflexia was also present.
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2016
Type Image/MovingImage
Format video/mp4
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Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL
File Name MFS_ataxia-Gold.mp4
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s66m6w3z
Setname ehsl_novel_gold
Date Created 2017-02-28
Date Modified 2017-06-15
ID 1209839
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