Create issue ticket

261 Possible Causes for Abducens Nerve Palsy, Dizziness

  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

    Among audiovestibular symptoms, tinnitus and dizziness are commonly reported, while vertigo and hearing impairment are infrequent reports.[] We herein report the case of a young girl who presented with bilateral abducens nerve palsy due to IIH as the onset of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).[] Diagnosis spinal tap elevated CSF pressure (usually 50 cm) normal CSF profile PE papilledema abducens nerve palsies imaging slit-like ventricles otherwise normal brain MRI[]

  • Ophthalmoplegic Migraine

    Vertebrobasilar Migraine A vertebrobasilar or vertiginous migraine is preceded by dizziness or vertigo.[] Case reports of OM with abducens nerve palsy were also reviewed.[] Basilar migraine Basilar migraine, also known as Bickerstaff syndrome, typically causes dizziness and vertigo prior to a headache.[]

  • Mastoiditis

    This suggests to us that mastoiditis may be an underrecognized cause of dizziness or hearing symptoms.[] The mastoidectomy was unsuccessful in resolving purulent otorrhea; moreover, 7 months later, the patient developed left abducens nerve palsy.[] , and abducens nerve palsy.[]

  • Brain Abscess

    I take slow, faltering walks to escape the monotony, but all my efforts are focused on limiting my vertigo.[] Cerebellar abscesses are associated with ataxia, dizziness, deviation of the eye and abducens nerve palsy.[] A thirteen-year old boy was admitted to the Department of Neurosurgery after the onset of vomiting, headache and dizziness.[]

  • Temporal Bone Fracture

    All patients complained of hearing loss and dizziness. Hearing in most patients (83.3%) did not improve, whereas dizziness improved in 91.7% of patients.[] Temporal bone fractures may result in palsies to cranial nerves other than the facial nerve. These include abducens nerve palsies.[] Complications evaluated included facial nerve paresis or paralysis, SNHL, CHL, dizziness or balance dysfunction, and CSF leakage.[]

  • Botulism

    On January 28, 2011, an Ohio resident, aged 29 years, was hospitalized after 5 days of progressive dizziness, blurred vision, dysphagia, and difficulty breathing.[] Paralysis of the extra ocular muscles innervated through cranial nerves III (occulomotor), IV (trochlear), and VI (abducens).[] These long-term effects most often include fatigue, weakness, dizziness, dry mouth, and difficulty performing strenuous tasks.[]

  • Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media

    Typically, associated with conductive hearing loss , untreated CSOM can result in serious complications such as mastoiditis , facial nerve paralysis, cholesteatoma formation, dizziness[] BACKGROUND Gradenigo's syndrome includes the triad of suppurative otitis media, ipsilateral sixth (abducens) cranial nerve palsy and facial pain in the distribution of the[] […] following: 2 • a newly discharging untreated ear • a persistently discharging initially treated ear • a recurrently discharging ear • a discharging ear with headache, fever, dizziness[]

  • Osteomyelitis of the Petrous Bone

    Part IV is a new section on the symptomatic treatment of vertigo.[] Medical treatment resulted in favorable outcomes, and the child was in good health without headaches or abducens nerve palsy at the 2-month follow-up.[] The symptoms of petrous apex lesions include headaches, facial pain, facial numbness, weakness of mastication, pulsating tinnitus, hearing loss, dizziness, vertigo and facial[]

  • Vertebral Artery Aneurysm

    […] related to vertigo and dizziness [ 2 ].[] The bilateral abducens nerve palsy gradually recovered 6 months later.[] Dissecting aneurysm of vertebral artery manifestating as contralateral abducens nerve palsy . J Korean Neurosurg Soc. 2013; 53 :194-6 25.[]

  • Chronic Otitis Media

    Our study results suggest that a successful surgery results in improved tinnitus and vertigo symptoms in patients with COM.[] Gradenigo's syndrome is nowadays a rare condition characterized by a triad of otorrhea, facial pain with trigeminal nerve involvement and abducens nerve palsy.[] […] and cause of vertigo, or false sense of spinning.[]

Further symptoms

Similar symptoms