Saccadic Pathways in the Brainstem and Cerebellum & Mechanism for Saccadic Dysmetria in Wallenberg Syndrome - Abnormal Function of the Brainstem/Cerebellar Saccadic Pathways with a Left Wallenberg Syndrome

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Identifier Saccadic_Dysmetria_Wallenberg
Title Saccadic Pathways in the Brainstem and Cerebellum & Mechanism for Saccadic Dysmetria in Wallenberg Syndrome - Abnormal Function of the Brainstem/Cerebellar Saccadic Pathways with a Left Wallenberg Syndrome
Subject Medulla OMS; Normal Saccades; Abnormal Saccades; Figures
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 The end result of a lesion involving the climbing fibers within the left lateral medulla is deficient rightward saccades (contralesional hypometric saccades), and over-active leftward saccades (ipsilesional hypermetric saccades), and ipsilesional ocular lateropulsion given this baseline imbalance. Modified and redrawn with permission from Wolters Kluwer and the American Academy of Neurology. Frohman TC, Graves J, Balcer LJ, Galetta SL, Frohman EM. The neuro-ophthalmology of multiple sclerosis. Continuum (Minneap Minn) 2010;16:122-146.
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2017
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Relation is Part of NOVEL: Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library Examination Collection
Rights Management Copyright 2017. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
Holding Institution Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah, 10 N 1900 E, SLC, UT 84112-5890
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s67h5cjg
Setname ehsl_novel_gold
Date Created 2017-08-14
Date Modified 2020-10-29
ID 1260094
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s67h5cjg
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