Convergence insufficiency secondary to subdural hematoma

Am J Ophthalmol. 1995 Aug;120(2):258-60. doi: 10.1016/s0002-9394(14)72622-4.


Purpose/methods: Symptomatic convergence insufficiency developed in a 56-year-old man after he sustained head trauma and developed subdural hematoma.

Results/conclusion: All symptoms resolved after surgical evacuation of the subdural hematoma. Convergence insufficiency developing after head trauma could be the result of a subdural hematoma.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Brain Injuries / complications
  • Convergence, Ocular*
  • Hematoma, Subdural / complications*
  • Hematoma, Subdural / surgery
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Ocular Motility Disorders / etiology*