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Doctor insights on: Abnormal Eye Movement

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Dr. Lynne Weixel
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Abnormal Eye Movement (Overview)

The normal eye movements are smooth; steady and symmetrical in all directions. Nystagmus is fast eye movement with or without eye movement. If the muscle can not move all the way in full motion then it can cause double vision (diplopia). It is called strabismus or lazy eye.


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What is the best treatment for abnormal eye movement?

What is the best treatment for abnormal eye movement?

Depends: Treatment depends on the cause of the eye movements. See an eye doctor for further evaluation and appropriate treatment. ...Read more

Dr. Lynne Weixel
5 doctors shared insights

Abnormal Eye Movement (Overview)

The normal eye movements are smooth; steady and symmetrical in all directions. Nystagmus is fast eye movement with or without eye movement. If the muscle can not move all the way in full motion then it can cause double vision (diplopia). It is called strabismus or lazy eye.


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What is the definition or description of: Abnormal eye movement?

What is the definition or description of: Abnormal eye movement?

Fast, slow or absenc: The normal eye movements are smooth; steady and symmetrical in all directions. Nystagmus is fast eye movement with or without eye movement. If the muscle can not move all the way in full motion then it can cause double vision (diplopia). It is called strabismus or lazy eye. ...Read more

Dr. Warren Foster Dr. Foster
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Treating an Abnormal Heart Rhythm (Checklist)

Make healthy lifestyle choices
once
Stop smoking and avoid second-hand smoke
once
Avoid excessive amounts of caffeine and alcohol
once
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My 7 yr old has abnormal eye movement & clumbiness for weeks. Ct scan and all blood/urine was clear, other than >ph in urine & > tri phos cryst. Help!

My 7 yr old has abnormal eye movement & clumbiness for weeks. Ct scan and all blood/urine was clear, other than >ph in urine & > tri phos cryst. Help!

Strabismus?: The situation may not be answered easily with radiologic scanning, lab tests, etcetera. The case you present may be easily explained at the opthalmologist's office. Strabismus is a very treatable eye movement disorder, but requires a thorough exam to rule out tumor, amblyopia, and optic nerve problems. Lease let me know what the diagnosis is/was, this could be life saving ! ...Read more

Dr. William Dieck Dr. Dieck
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Treating Eye Injuries (Checklist)

Seek immediate medical attention
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If it's a chemical exposure, rinse eye with water for 15 minutes
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Do NOT rub eye
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What is the best treatment for abnormal eye movement?

Depends: Treatment depends on the cause of the eye movements. See an eye doctor for further evaluation and appropriate treatment. ...Read more

Dr. Jan Lei Iwata Dr. Iwata
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Treating a Lazy Eye (Checklist)

Wear glasses to protect amblyopic eye
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Get annual eye exam
Yearly
Use low vision aids if severe
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I am experiencing headache, eye movement problem and eyes rolling back. Eyes are getting stuck looking upwards and eyebrows drawing down unable to move or control them. Can last for hours to a few seconds. Headache afterwards. What could it be?

I am experiencing  headache, eye movement problem and eyes rolling back. Eyes are getting stuck looking upwards and eyebrows drawing down unable to move or control them.  Can last for hours to a few seconds. Headache afterwards. What could it be?

Oculogyric crisis: You are having recurrent episodes of oculogyric crisis. These can be broken with IV benedryl or valium. They are usually caused as a drug side effect, but can also be due to MS, juvenile Parkinson's, strokes, Tourette's, head trauma and brain brain tumors among others causes. ER docs can treat the acute symptoms, but you need to see a family doctor or neurologist ASAP for a workup. Best wishes. ...Read more

Dr. Thomas Lenart
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Eye Movement Problem (Definition)

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