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Dr. Adam Lewis
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Abnormal Eye Movement (Overview)

Aberrant ocular movements is a symptom in which a person's eyeball movements are not symmetric (left and right eyes each moving towards a different direction) or are unusual movements not seen in normal people. Eyeballs that seem to be jiggling is an example of an aberrant movement.


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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. Adam Lewis
4 doctors shared insights

Abnormal Eye Movement (Overview)

Aberrant ocular movements is a symptom in which a person's eyeball movements are not symmetric (left and right eyes each moving towards a different direction) or are unusual movements not seen in normal people. Eyeballs that seem to be jiggling is an example of an aberrant movement.


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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

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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

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Treating Eye Injuries (Checklist)

Seek immediate medical attention
Once
If it's a chemical exposure, rinse eye with water for 15 minutes
Once
Do NOT rub eye
Once
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Would someone who is high on drugs have difficulty and abnormal eye movements?

Would someone who is high on drugs have difficulty and abnormal eye movements?

Yes: Drugs can causes this and this is what officers check for on individuals suspected to be under the influence of illicit drugs. ...Read more

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How to deal with uncontrollable eye movement?

How to deal with uncontrollable eye movement?

See eye doctor: Uncontrollable eye movement could be a sign of serious neurologic disease. See an eye doctor asap. ...Read more

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Treating a Lazy Eye (Checklist)

Wear glasses to protect amblyopic eye
96 Hrs, Once for Once
Get annual eye exam
1 Yrs, Yearly for 1 Yrs, Yearly, forever
Use low vision aids if severe
Once
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Rapid jerking eye movement in both eyes?

Rapid jerking eye movement in both eyes?

Nystagmus: Rapid jerking eye movement in both eyes, called nystagmus may be congenital (from birth) or may be due to a problem in the lower part of the brain or inner ear. It should be checked by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more