A 40-year-old member asked:
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docs, could a nystagmus be caused by your head shaking?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
No: There are a number of causes of shaking head including Parkinson's and a number of items termed essential tremor. The eye motion mechanism will stabilize the vision so nystagmus will not occur and the work will not appear to be shaking with these conditions.
Answered on Mar 30, 2015

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