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Oculomotor dysfunction in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a comprehensive review.

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Although traditionally regarded as spared, a range of oculomotor dysfunction has been recorded in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Most frequent is ophthalmoparesis, particularly in patients with prolonged survival; however, pursuit, nystagmus, and saccadic impairments have also been reported. The apparent resistance to pathologic involvement of oculomotor (and sphincter) control pathways in most patients with ALS has prompted comparative study to establish the key pathways ...

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10.1001/archneurol.2011.130

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Sub department:
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Journal:
Archives of neurology
Volume:
68
Issue:
7
Pages:
857-861
Publication date:
2011-07-01
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EISSN:
1538-3687
ISSN:
0003-9942
Source identifiers:
166421
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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