nuclear ophthalmoplegia


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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.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

nu·cle·ar oph·thal·mo·ple·gi·a

ophthalmoplegia due to a lesion of the nuclei of origin of the motor nerves of the eye.
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nu·cle·ar oph·thal·mo·ple·gi·a

(nū'klē-ăr of-thal'mō-plē'jē-ă)
Ophthalmoplegia due to a lesion of the nuclei of origin of the motor nerves of the eye.
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