Resolution of Saccadic Palsy After Treatment of Brain-Stem Metastasis

Takashi Nishida, Lawrence Tychsen, James J. Corbett

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A 65-year-old man was unable to generate normal horizontal saccadic eye movements. Smooth pursuit of sinusoidal target motion was normal. The saccadic palsy resolved rapidly, twice, after treatment with intravenous corticosteroids. Computed tomography showed a lesion in the pons, and seven months later he was found to have metastatic adenocarcinoma.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1196-1197
Number of pages2
JournalArchives of neurology
Issue number11
StatePublished - Nov 1986


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