[Visual cortex in the Tolosa-Hunt syndrome. Functional imaging for the detection of a psychogenic disorder--a case report].

@article{Pleger2004VisualCI,
  title={[Visual cortex in the Tolosa-Hunt syndrome. Functional imaging for the detection of a psychogenic disorder--a case report].},
  author={Burkhard Pleger and A Foerster and Peter Schwenkreis and Volkmar Nicolas and J W Malin and Jule Frettl{\"o}h and Christoph E Maier and Martin Tegenthoff},
  journal={Schmerz},
  year={2004},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={211-7}
}
Besides painful ophthalmoplegia, patients suffering from Tolosa-Hunt syndrome often present increasing loss of visual perception. The impairment of the optic nerve leads to a delay of the VEP (visual evoked potentials) responses. Using the method of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), some patients present unspecific alterations in the vicinity of the optic… CONTINUE READING