Evolution of abnormal eye movements in Wernicke's encephalopathy: correlation with serial MRI findings.

Abstract

A 33-year-old woman with Wernicke's encephalopathy (WE) due to poor oral intake after allogeneic stem cell transplantation for acute myeloid leukemia showed a sequential development of bilateral gaze-evoked nystagmus (GEN), rightward gaze palsy, and upbeat nystagmus. Initial MRIs obtained when she had GEN only showed a lesion involving the medullary… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jns.2012.08.014

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@article{Kim2012EvolutionOA, title={Evolution of abnormal eye movements in Wernicke's encephalopathy: correlation with serial MRI findings.}, author={KiTae Kim and Dong Hoon Shin and Yeong-Bae Lee and Kee-Hyung Park and Hyeon-Mi Park and Dong-Jin Shin and Ji-Soo Kim}, journal={Journal of the neurological sciences}, year={2012}, volume={323 1-2}, pages={77-9} }