Cheyne nystagmus


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Cheyne nystagmus

(chan(-e))
[John Cheyne, Scottish physician, 1777–1836]
Nystagmus whose rhythm resembles that of Cheyne-Stokes respiration. See: Cheyne-Stokes respiration

Cheyne,

John, Scottish physician, 1777-1836.
Cheyne nystagmus
Cheyne-Stokes breathing - Synonym(s): Cheyne-Stokes respiration
Cheyne-Stokes psychosis - a mental state characterized by anxiety and restlessness, accompanying Cheyne-Stokes respiration.
Cheyne-Stokes respiration - the pattern of breathing characteristically seen in coma. Synonym(s): Cheyne-Stokes breathing