Reversal of oculomotor disorders after intracranial aneurysm surgery

@article{Giombini1991ReversalOO,
  title={Reversal of oculomotor disorders after intracranial aneurysm surgery},
  author={Sergio Giombini and Stefano Ferraresi and F C Pluchino},
  journal={Acta Neurochirurgica},
  year={1991},
  volume={112},
  pages={19-24}
}
Forty-nine patients with oculomotor nerve palsy due to intracranial aneurysm were examined. The reversal of third nerve palsy is related to modality of onset and surgical timing: “early” surgery (within 14 days from the onset of oculomotor palsy) promises a better prognosis for ocular function; recovery starting within the first month will probably be complete. A full recovery is probably seen only with conduction block (neuroapraxia) or minor axonal changes (axonolysis). Clinical features of… CONTINUE READING