Parinaud syndrome


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ophthalmoplegia

 [of-thal″mo-ple´jah]
paralysis of the eye muscles. adj., adj ophthalmople´gic.
ophthalmoplegia exter´na paralysis of the extraocular muscles.
ophthalmoplegia inter´na paralysis of the iris and ciliary apparatus.
nuclear ophthalmoplegia that due to a lesion of nuclei of motor nerves of eye.
Parinaud's ophthalmoplegia Parinaud syndrome.
partial ophthalmoplegia that affecting some of the eye muscles.
progressive ophthalmoplegia gradual paralysis of all the eye muscles.
total ophthalmoplegia paralysis of all the eye muscles, both intraocular and extraocular.
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Pa·ri·naud syn·drome

(pah-ri-nō'),
paralysis of conjugate upward gaze with a lesion at the level of the superior colliculi; Bell phenomenon is present.
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Parinaud syndrome

Endocrinology An often unilateral eye problem accompanied by lymphadenopathy, which may be linked to infections–eg, tularemia and cat-scratch disease. See Cat-scratch disease, Tularemia.
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Pa·ri·naud syn·drome

, Parinaud ophthalmoplegia (pah-rī-nō' sin'drōm, of-thal'mō-plē'jē-ă)
Paralysis of conjugate upward gaze caused by a lesion at the level of the superior colliculi; characterized by convergence-retraction nystagmus, light-near dissociation of the pupillary response, and lid retraction.
Synonym(s): dorsal midbrain syndrome.
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Parinaud,

Henri, French ophthalmologist, 1844-1905.
Parinaud conjunctivitis - a chronic necrotic inflammation of the conjunctiva characterized by large, irregular, reddish follicles and regional lymphadenopathy.
Parinaud oculoglandular syndrome - unilateral conjunctival granuloma with preauricular adenopathy in tularemia, chancre, and tuberculosis.
Parinaud ophthalmoplegia - Synonym(s): Parinaud syndrome
Parinaud syndrome - paralysis of conjugate upward gaze with a lesion at the level of the superior colliculi. Synonym(s): Parinaud ophthalmoplegia
Parinaud I syndrome - retraction nystagmus; systemic hypertension; Babinski sign; extraocular palsy; pupils usually normal in size but have poor reaction to light and near vision. Synonym(s): divergence paralysis; Koerber-Salus-Elsching syndrome
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Pa·ri·naud syn·drome

, Parinaud ophthalmoplegia (pah-rī-nō' sin'drōm, of-thal'mō-plē'jē-ă)
Paralysis of conjugate upward gaze with a lesion at level of superior colliculi; Bell phenomenon is present.
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