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Seesaw nystagmus

MedGen UID:
91022
Concept ID:
C0344243
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Nystagmus, See-Saw; See Saw Nystagmus; See-Saw Nystagmus
SNOMED CT: Seesaw nystagmus (95782001); See-saw nystagmus (95782001)
 
HPO: HP:0012044

Definition

Seesaw nystagmus is a type of pendular nystagmus where a half cycle consists of the elevation and intorsion of one eye, concurrently with the depression and extortion of the fellow eye. In the other half cycle, there is an inversion of the ocular movements. [from HPO]

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CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVSeesaw nystagmus

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Cole SR, Honaker JA
Cleve Clin J Med 2022 Nov 1;89(11):653-662. doi: 10.3949/ccjm.89a.21057. PMID: 36319052
Kim JS, Newman-Toker DE, Kerber KA, Jahn K, Bertholon P, Waterston J, Lee H, Bisdorff A, Strupp M
J Vestib Res 2022;32(3):205-222. doi: 10.3233/VES-210169. PMID: 35367974Free PMC Article
Tran TM, Lee MS, McClelland CM
Curr Opin Ophthalmol 2021 Nov 1;32(6):504-514. doi: 10.1097/ICU.0000000000000802. PMID: 34456290

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Zhang Q, Li J
J Med Case Rep 2019 Nov 29;13(1):352. doi: 10.1186/s13256-019-2269-3. PMID: 31779712Free PMC Article
Hoyt CS, Gelbart SS
Ophthalmic Paediatr Genet 1984 Dec;4(3):155-61. doi: 10.3109/13816818409006115. PMID: 6443616

Diagnosis

Liu X, Wu Y, Jiang H, Wang J, Cui S
J Neuroophthalmol 2022 Jun 1;42(2):e523-e525. Epub 2022 Apr 27 doi: 10.1097/WNO.0000000000001471. PMID: 35482897
Strupp ML, Straumann D, Helmchen C
Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 2021 Nov;238(11):1186-1195. Epub 2021 Nov 16 doi: 10.1055/a-1525-0030. PMID: 34784642
Fridman G, Distefano A
Digit J Ophthalmol 2021 Jun;27(2):29-32. Epub 2021 May 17 doi: 10.5693/djo.02.2020.12.002. PMID: 34512208Free PMC Article
Zelt RP, Biglan AW
J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 1985 Jan-Feb;22(1):13-6. doi: 10.3928/0191-3913-19850101-05. PMID: 3981375
Druckman R, Ellis P, Kleinfeld J, Waldman M
Arch Ophthalmol 1966 Nov;76(5):668-75. doi: 10.1001/archopht.1966.03850010670008. PMID: 5955151

Therapy

Fridman G, Distefano A
Digit J Ophthalmol 2021 Jun;27(2):29-32. Epub 2021 May 17 doi: 10.5693/djo.02.2020.12.002. PMID: 34512208Free PMC Article
Dell'Osso LF, Wang ZI
Prog Brain Res 2008;171:67-75. doi: 10.1016/S0079-6123(08)00610-9. PMID: 18718284
Straube A, Leigh RJ, Bronstein A, Heide W, Riordan-Eva P, Tijssen CC, Dehaene I, Straumann D
Eur J Neurol 2004 Feb;11(2):83-9. doi: 10.1046/j.1468-1331.2003.00754.x. PMID: 14748767
Epstein JA, Moster ML, Spiritos M
J Neuroophthalmol 2001 Dec;21(4):264-5. doi: 10.1097/00041327-200112000-00007. PMID: 11756856
Frisén L, Wikkelsø C
Neurology 1986 Jun;36(6):841-4. doi: 10.1212/wnl.36.6.841. PMID: 3703293

Prognosis

Averbuch-Heller L, Dell'Osso LF, Leigh RJ, Jacobs JB, Stahl JS
J Neuroophthalmol 2002 Mar;22(1):22-32. doi: 10.1097/00041327-200203000-00007. PMID: 11937902
Hoyt CS, Gelbart SS
Ophthalmic Paediatr Genet 1984 Dec;4(3):155-61. doi: 10.3109/13816818409006115. PMID: 6443616

Clinical prediction guides

Kim SH, Kim HJ, Oh SW, Kim JS
J Neuroophthalmol 2019 Jun;39(2):181-185. doi: 10.1097/WNO.0000000000000678. PMID: 30028361
Rizvi MT, Cameron L, Kilbane C, Shaikh AG
J Neurol Sci 2018 Jul 15;390:239-245. Epub 2018 May 3 doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2018.05.002. PMID: 29801897
Averbuch-Heller L, Dell'Osso LF, Leigh RJ, Jacobs JB, Stahl JS
J Neuroophthalmol 2002 Mar;22(1):22-32. doi: 10.1097/00041327-200203000-00007. PMID: 11937902

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