Augenbewegungsstörungen als cerebelläre Symptome bei Kleinhirnbrückenwinkeltumoren

  title={Augenbewegungsst{\"o}rungen als cerebell{\"a}re Symptome bei Kleinhirnbr{\"u}ckenwinkeltumoren},
  author={Gerhard -Michael von Reutern and Johannes Dichgans},
  journal={Archiv f{\"u}r Psychiatrie und Nervenkrankheiten},
Spontaneous eye movements and responses to visual and vestibular stimuli were recorded in 30 patients with pontine angle tumors (26 neurinomas, 2 meningeomas, 1 chosteatoma, 1 angioma). Pre- and postoperative recordings in most cases showed a bilateral diminution of horizontal optokinetic nystagmus (OKN) that prevailed towards the side contralateral to the tumor. This is explained by a homolateral floccular lesion and cannot be the consequence of spontaneous nystagmus or asymmetrical gaze… CONTINUE READING