Oculomotor aspects of the hereditary cerebellar ataxias.

  title={Oculomotor aspects of the hereditary cerebellar ataxias.},
  author={James L. Parker and Mar{\'i}a Vicente Santiago},
  journal={Handbook of clinical neurology},
The hereditary cerebellar ataxias comprise a growing list of genetic disorders, many caused by expanded nucleotide repeats resulting in degeneration of the cerebellum, brainstem, peripheral nerves, and other neural structures. They consist of unique, but also often overlapping, patterns of signs and symptoms. Phenotypic descriptions of each genetic subtype… CONTINUE READING