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Among the 74 diabetic abducens nerve palsy patients, 53 patients were cured, and 17 patients were effectively treated, with a cure rate of 71.
KEYWORDS: Gradenigo's syndrome; Otitis media; Abducens nerve palsy.
Abducens nerve paralysis due to giant aneurysm in the medial carotid canal.
Palsies of the Oculomotor, Trochlear and Abducens Nerves
There was no recurrence of abducens nerve palsy and epidermoid cyst during 1-year follow-up.
She was confused with gaze-evoked nystagmus and bilateral abducens nerve palsies, was areflexic with mildly reduced power and limb dysdiadochokinesia, and could not sit because of severe truncal ataxia.
Movement of third eyelid across eye occurs in response to globe retraction caused by action of retractor bulbi, innervated by abducens nerve (Mitchell, 2012).
Pupil-sparing oculomotor nerve palsy was seen in the right eye, but the trochlear nerve (cranial nerve IV) and the abducens nerve (cranial nerve VI) were both intact (figure 1).
Isolated bilateral abducens nerve palsy due to carotid cavernous dural arteriovenous fistula.
Abducens Nerve Palsy and Horner Syndrome Due to Metastatic Tumor in the Cavernous Sinus.
Gradenigo syndrome (Gradenigo-Lannois Syndrome) was described in 1907 by Giuseppe Gradenigo when he reported a triad of symptoms characterised by periorbital unilateral pain due to trigeminal nerve involvement at Meckel's cave, diplopia due to involvement of abducens nerve in Dorello's canal and persistent otorrhoea of involved ear.