Miller Fisher syndrome: unique involvement of ophthalmic division of trigeminal nerve

Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 1995 Nov;97(4):328-31. doi: 10.1016/0303-8467(95)00055-o.


The clinical, electrophysiological, and radiological features of a patient with a typical Miller Fisher Syndrome are reported. The patient has shown a unique affection of the ophthalmic division of the trigeminal nerve. The significance of serial electrophysiological testing particularly blink reflex study is discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Blepharoptosis / complications
  • Blinking
  • Electromyography
  • Female
  • Functional Laterality
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Ophthalmoplegia / complications
  • Ophthalmoplegia / diagnosis*
  • Ophthalmoplegia / physiopathology*
  • Syndrome
  • Trigeminal Nerve / physiopathology*