Create issue ticket

66 Possible Causes for Nystagmus Decreases on Convergence, Present in Infancy in all Affected Individuals

  • Malnutrition

    Nystagmus may decrease when the eyes converge to read.[eyeassociates.com] Low vision specialists can add prism to induce convergence artificially and thus reduce the nystagmus in some patients.[eyeassociates.com] Nystagmus acquired later in life may cause vertigo or dizziness like effects from the sensation of motion in the vision.[eyeassociates.com]

    Missing: Present in Infancy in all Affected Individuals
  • Autosomal Dominant Congenital Nystagmus 7

    Clinical Characteristics Ocular Features: The nystagmus is horizontal in type and accentuated by fixation and decreased by convergence.[disorders.eyes.arizona.edu] Congenital nystagmus remains horizontal in vertical gaze and usually is decreased at near with convergence.[medtextfree.wordpress.com] […] intensity decreases when converging to view near objects in around 44% of individuals with IN. 8,12 However, there is no significant improvement in near VA at this time,[dovepress.com]

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea

    Nystagmus may decrease when the eyes converge to read.[eyeassociates.com] Low vision specialists can add prism to induce convergence artificially and thus reduce the nystagmus in some patients.[eyeassociates.com] Nystagmus acquired later in life may cause vertigo or dizziness like effects from the sensation of motion in the vision.[eyeassociates.com]

    Missing: Present in Infancy in all Affected Individuals
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

    […] in all age groups from infancy to the very elderly. 9, 10, 39, 45 Most affected individuals probably achieve a normal life expectancy without disability or the necessity for[doi.org] Clinical Course and Natural History, Including Absence of Complications HCM is a heterogeneous cardiac disease with a diverse clinical presentation and course, presenting[doi.org]

    Missing: Nystagmus Decreases on Convergence
  • Brain Stem Infarction

    […] palsy, or convergence-retraction nystagmus.[emedicine.medscape.com] CN III palsy and pupillary abnormalities, including small pupils with decreased light reactivity (diencephalic), large/mid-position and fixed pupils (midbrain), and ectopic[emedicine.medscape.com] These patients can also demonstrate oculomotor abnormalities, most commonly of the vertical gaze, such as gaze palsy, skew deviation, convergence spasm resulting in pseudoabducens[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Present in Infancy in all Affected Individuals
  • Marfan Syndrome

    Kyphosis/scoliosis is present in about half of all affected individuals. It begins as early as infancy, is progressive, and causes the greatest morbidity in CCA.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Kyphosis/scoliosis, present in approximately half of all affected individuals, begins as early as infancy and is progressive.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The majority of affected individuals have muscular hypoplasia. Contractures usually improve with time.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Nystagmus Decreases on Convergence
  • Nystagmus

    For other students, the null point may be when the eyes point up or down or to one side nystagmus will decrease as the eyes converge to look at a close object nystagmus will[svrc.vic.edu.au] Nystagmus may decrease when the eyes converge to read.[eyeassociates.com] Low vision specialists can add prism to induce convergence artificially and thus reduce the nystagmus in some patients.[eyeassociates.com]

    Missing: Present in Infancy in all Affected Individuals
  • Kohlschütter-Tönz Syndrome

    The presentation of symptoms may occur at birth, infancy or childhood Both males and females may be affected Worldwide, individuals of all racial and ethnic groups may be[dovemed.com]

    Missing: Nystagmus Decreases on Convergence
  • Hip Dysplasia Type Beukes

    In some cases, symptom manifestation may occur in an individuals 30s Both males and females may be affected Worldwide, individuals of all racial and ethnic groups may be affected[dovemed.com] Most of the reported cases are from a single family (of European descent) in South Africa The presentation of symptoms may begin in infancy or late childhood.[dovemed.com]

    Missing: Nystagmus Decreases on Convergence
  • Hereditary Nystagmus

    Nystagmus may decrease when the eyes converge to read.[lowvision.org] […] intensity decreases when converging to view near objects in around 44% of individuals with IN. 8,12 However, there is no significant improvement in near VA at this time,[dovepress.com] Another use of prisms is for convergence stimulation (base out prismin front of both eyes) so that the decreased nystagmus intensity with induced convergence may increase[omicsonline.org]

    Missing: Present in Infancy in all Affected Individuals

Further symptoms