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Eye Movement Problems
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
Yes: A serious sinus infection that breaks through the sinus wall (particularly the ethmoid sinus) can result in a serious orbital infection, which not only can affect eye movement, but also may result in blindness. A nose infection or rhinitis or a cold does not affect eye movement, as it is not invading the eye socket. ...Read more
I am experiencing spinning sensation, nausea and eye movement problem (quality: jerking movements) .
Vertigo: It sounds as if you are having a vertiginous episode, Because of the challenge of trying to evaluate this without history or being examined, it would be best for you to see your doctor, especially if this has not happened previously, ...Read more
I am experiencing headache, shadow over part of vision, ringing in ears and eye movement problem (quality: jerking movements) .
I am experiencing double vision (quality: with both eyes open) , eye movement problem (quality: jerking movements, slow eye movement) , arm weakne...
Left eye pain with movement, problems with hot and cold, migraines, upper lip and nose numbness, left sided face numbness? What causes this?
I see a circle in my left eye vision this morning. The circle travels following my eye movement. I put lubricant eye drop. It didn't help. ?
Visual defect: If the sensation of a defect ("circle") in your visual field persists for more than 20 minutes you should see an ophthalmologist. Spots ("floaters") are common, and usually benign, unless numerous and persistent. Large defects than this that are persistent could be a sign of retinal tear or vitreous degeneration. Get it checked. ...Read more
The spectrum: Of retro-orbital pain on eye movement can range from the benign to the emergent. Fever would indicate either infection or inflammation. Coupled with eye pain on movement you could have something as non-emergent as sinus infection with peri-orbital inflammation to viral/bacterial induced retro-orbital process. A visit and assessment by your pcp and basic imaging can reveal the answers. ...Read more
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
Eye movements: Need to know you how eyes move, do they cross, move apart, go in circles, etc. ...Read more
Stay active: Various balance exercises, tai chi, yoga, bicycle, pilates, and even sports such as tennis, golf, alpine or cross country skiing, dance, or rollerblading, all contribute to improved coordination, balance and eye movement coordination. Stay active all your life! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you tell me if you had a lesion to your abducens nerve, how would this affect your eye movement?
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