Facial Myokymia Unilateral

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Identifier 1-20
Title Facial Myokymia Unilateral
Subject Superior Oblique Myokymia; Facial Myokymia Unilateral; Facial Myokymia
Description Example of patient with facial myokymia, a disorder of the seventh nerve, probably due to brain stem involvement. Patient has multiple sclerosis. Discussion of characteristics, such as continuous, undulating, contractions in the distribution of the seventh nerve, and a spreading of these movements to other areas of the seventh nerve, rather than remaining local to the eye area alone. Discussion of possible causes, such as intrinsic lesions of the brain stem, multiple sclerosis, and tumor. Discussion of technique for bringing out shadows of the associated fasciculations.
Creator Kathleen B. Digre, MD, Professor of Neurology and Ophthalmology, Director of Neuro-Ophthalmology, John A. Moran Eye Center, University of Utah School of Medicine
Imaging NA
Contributor Primary Kathleen B. Digre, MD, Professor of Neurology and Ophthalmology, Director of Neuro-Ophthalmology, John A. Moran Eye Center, University of Utah School of Medicine
Contributor Secondary Daniel Jacobson, MD; Ray Balhorn, Digital Video Compressionist
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Type Image/MovingImage
Format video/mp4
Format Creation Play length: 1:55; QT CD File Size: 35.3MB; Real CD File Size: 16MB; WMV CD File Size: 22.7MB
Source Original Format: VHS Videotape
Relation is Part of Moran Eye Center Neuro-Ophthalmology Collection
Rights Management Copyright 2002. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
Holding Institution John A. Moran Eye Center, University of Utah
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL http://NOVEL.utah.edu
ARK ark:/87278/s67t0m1v
Setname ehsl_novel_jmec
Date Created 2005-07-01
Date Modified 2017-02-08
ID 180332
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s67t0m1v
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