Bilateral horizontal gaze palsy in multiple sclerosis

J Clin Neuroophthalmol. 1990 Jun;10(2):124-6.


Bilateral horizontal gaze palsies are rare. In this case report, we present a 28-year-old woman with bilateral horizontal gaze palsies due to involvement of both paramedian pontine reticular formations (PPRFs) by multiple sclerosis (MS) plaques.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Brain / pathology
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Multiple Sclerosis / complications*
  • Multiple Sclerosis / pathology
  • Ocular Motility Disorders / etiology*
  • Paralysis / etiology
  • Saccades
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Visual Acuity