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201 Possible Causes for Moderate Nystagmus

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    Clinical signs such as slurred speech, ataxia and nystagmus are common in moderate to severe ethanol intoxication.[emsworld.com] , slurred speech, loss of behavioral inhibitions, and memory impairment 150 to 300 mg/dL: Delirium and lethargy (likely) Emesis is common with moderate to severe intoxication[merckmanuals.com] Tranquility, mild sedation, and some decrease in fine motor coordination 50 to 100 mg/dL: Impaired judgment and a further decrease in coordination 100 to 150 mg/dL: Unsteady gait, nystagmus[merckmanuals.com]

  • Hyperventilation

    Many dizzy people have low-amplitude horizontal nystagmus after vigorous HVT. The timing is similar.[dizziness-and-balance.com] Moderate HVT is common in persons with Acoustic neuroma Previous significant vestibular loss due to any cause "Quick Spins" HVT is rare in persons with Migraine Meniere's[dizziness-and-balance.com]

  • Vestibular Neuronitis

    Canal paralysis recovered significantly by steroid and in cases of slight and moderate paralysis at the onset, recovery was more significant.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] no relation was noted between use of steroid and changes in subjective symptom of dizziness, the use of steroid is likely to facilitate the disappearance of spontaneous nystagmus[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Vomiting

    ), and symptoms worsened by motion of the head Sometimes ringing in the ears (tinnitus) A doctor’s examination Sometimes MRI Migraine Usually a moderate to severe headache[merckmanuals.com] […] spinal cord, or brain function CT of the head Labyrinthitis (inflammation of the inner ear) A false sensation of movement (vertigo), rhythmic jerking movement of the eyes (nystagmus[merckmanuals.com]

  • Abdominal Aortic Thrombosis

    Though moderate alcohol use has beneficial effects on the body, excessive chronic alcohol abuse is implicated in liver disease, cardiomyopathy, and cancers of the mouth and[cureus.com] They range from central nervous system manifestations like slurred speech, impaired cognition, unsteady gait and nystagmus, to acute hepatitis, hypotension, tachycardia, arrhythmias[cureus.com]

  • Paraneoplastic Syndrome

    CSF examination usually shows moderate pleocytosis, and the MRI studies are initially normal and later show cerebellar atrophy. 1 PCD antedates the diagnosis of HL in 80%[bloodjournal.org] […] usual presentation is dizziness and vertigo that rapidly progress to severe usually symmetrical truncal and limb ataxia, with dysarthria, diplopia, and frequent down-beat nystagmus[bloodjournal.org]

  • Jacksonian Seizure

    In neurologic examination, the limitation of ocular motility with multidirectional nystagmus and mild-to-moderate optic atrophy of both eyes together with dysmetria and tandem[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Congenital Stationary Night Blindness Type 1E

    Clinical and molecular genetic studies were performed on a single, large, white family, in which congenital nystagmus and moderate to high refractive error segregated as a[medigoo.com] There was no history of nystagmus in childhood and it was not identified on examination either.[omicsonline.org] Electrophysiology tests identified a 'negative' response on standard flash combined rod-cone ERG with moderately reduced a-wave amplitude (167µV; 60% of normal age-matched[omicsonline.org]

  • Wolfram Syndrome

    , dysarthria, or cerebellar ataxia; however brain MR imaging showed moderate atrophy of the brain stem and middle cerebellar peduncle and mild atrophy of the cerebellum ([ajnr.org] […] neurologic examinations revealed complete visual loss and mild sensory hearing loss, but there were no findings suggesting abnormalities of the brain stem or cerebellum, such as nystagmus[ajnr.org]

  • Familial Neutropenia

    The neutropenia is moderate to severe, and the treatment is bone marrow transplantation.[emedicine.medscape.com] Patients may also experience photophobia, nystagmus, gingivitis, immune dysfunction and neutropenia. Neutropenia is reported in 75% of cases and is moderate to severe.[clinicaladvisor.com] Chediak-Higashi syndrome is an autosomal recessive disorder with recurrent infections, mental slowing, photophobia, nystagmus, oculocutaneous albinism, neuropathy, bleeding[emedicine.medscape.com]

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