The neural mechanism for Latent (fusion maldevelopment) nystagmus.


Latent nystagmus (LN) is the by-product of fusion maldevelopment in infancy. Because fusion maldevelopment--in the form of strabismus and amblyopia--is common, LN is a prevalent form of pathologic nystagmus encountered in clinical practice. It originates as an afferent visual pathway disorder. To unravel the mechanism for LN, we studied patients and… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/WNO.0b013e3181dfa9ca


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