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42 Possible Causes for Fine Horizontal Nystagmus

  • Usher Syndrome Type 3B

    Summary Epidemiology Prevalence is estimated at 1/30,000. US is the most common cause of hereditary combined deafness-blindness. Clinical description Onset usually occurs during childhood. Three clinical entities have been defined: type 1 (around 40% of cases), in which hearing loss is congenital, profound,[…][orpha.net]

  • Alcohol Dementia

    Vertical nystagmus may resolve slowly, but fine horizontal nystagmus may persist indefinitely. Most other ocular symptoms resolve rapidly.[patient.info] Eye complications Vertical nystagmus may persist for months. Fine horizontal nystagmus may persist indefinitely in as many as 60% of patients.[gponline.com]

  • Vestibular Neuronitis

    The only physical finding is nystagmus. It is fine horizontal or rotary. It is always directed away from the side of the lesion. The disease is benign.[docneuro.com] Nystagmus type: Nystagmus is spontaneous. It is usually fine horizontal but may be mixed horizontal-torsional.[patient.info]

  • Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

    Vertical nystagmus may resolve slowly, but fine horizontal nystagmus may persist indefinitely. Most other ocular symptoms resolve rapidly.[patient.info] In 60 percent of cases, a fine horizontal nystagmus remains as a permanent sequela. Full resolution of WKS occurs in only 14-49 percent of cases.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Nystagmus

    A fine horizontal nystagmus and a slight head turn to the right were also noted. The right eye was normal except for the nystagmus.[bjo.bmj.com] Both patients had constant horizontal nystagmus in the right eye and very fine nystagmus in the left eye, which could only be detected on video and eye movement recordings[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A fine, symmetrical, bilateral, horizontal nystagmus was also detected. Horizontal optokinetic responses had a marked horizontal nasotemporal asymmetry.[jamanetwork.com]

  • Labyrinthitis

    Nystagmus type: Nystagmus is spontaneous. It is usually fine horizontal but may be mixed horizontal-torsional.[patient.info]

  • Wernicke Encephalopathy

    Vertical nystagmus may resolve slowly, but fine horizontal nystagmus may persist indefinitely. Most other ocular symptoms resolve rapidly.[patient.info] In 60 percent of cases, a fine horizontal nystagmus remains as a permanent sequela. Full resolution of WKS occurs in only 14-49 percent of cases.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Idiopathic Bilateral Vestibulopathy

    Nystagmus type: Nystagmus is spontaneous. It is usually fine horizontal but may be mixed horizontal-torsional.[patient.info]

  • Central Positional Vertigo

    Positioning tests show horizontal nystagmus to the left. Canalolithiasis and cupulolithiasis of the horizontal canal is not so rare.[dusanpavlovic.com] Periodic alternating nystagmus of peripheral vestibular origin I would like to present you a patient with a classical clinical picture of BPPV.[dusanpavlovic.com] […] nystagmus was present for short period, nystagmus was suppressed by fixation (which is not characteristic of central Ny) and all tests for central vestibular pathways were fine[dusanpavlovic.com]

  • Acoustic Neuritis

    Nystagmus type: Nystagmus is spontaneous. It is usually fine horizontal but may be mixed horizontal-torsional.[patient.info]

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