Neuro-Ophthalmology & Neuro-Otology

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Meniere syndrome
Pupillary abnormalities
Temporal arteritis

Abnormalities of Higher Visual Function

Alexia without agraphia
Cortical blindness
Visual agnosias

Funduscopic & Primary Visual Pathway Disorders

Amblyopia
Cogan syndrome
Common retinopathies
Ischemic optic neuropathy
Kearns-Sayre syndrome
Leber hereditary optic neuropathy
Neurofibromatosis 2
Neuromyelitis optica
Optic neuritis
Orbital disease in neuro-ophthalmology
Papilledema
Paraneoplastic retinopathy
Pseudotumor cerebri syndrome
Susac syndrome
Toxic and nutritional deficiency optic neuropathies
Transient visual loss
Unusual retinopathies
Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada syndrome
Von Hippel-Lindau disease

Eye Movement Abnormalities

Ataxia-telangiectasia
Bilateral vestibulopathy
Combined third, fourth, and sixth nerve palsies
Diplopia
Horizontal gaze palsy
Inner ear concussion
Isolated fourth nerve palsy
Isolated sixth nerve palsy
Kearns-Sayre syndrome
Labyrinthine infarction
Meniere syndrome
Neuro-ophthalmology of movement disorders
Nonparalytic horizontal strabismus
Nystagmus
Opsoclonus-myoclonus
Orbital disease in neuro-ophthalmology
Painful ophthalmoplegia
Paraneoplastic opsoclonus in adults
Positional vertigo
Progressive external ophthalmoplegia
Recurrent painful ophthalmoplegic neuropathy
Superior semicircular canal dehiscence syndrome
Third nerve palsy
Vertical gaze palsy
Vertigo

Hearing Abnormalities

Auditory hallucinations due to central nervous system lesions
Central deafness
Cogan syndrome
Hearing loss in infants and children
Inner ear concussion
Labyrinthine infarction
Meniere syndrome
Neurofibromatosis 1
Noise-induced hearing loss
Objective tinnitus
Otic capsule dysplasia
Presbycusis
Sensorineural hearing loss
Sporadic schwannomas and neurofibromas
Subjective tinnitus
Sudden deafness
Superficial siderosis
Susac syndrome
Systemic small-vessel vasculitis
Vestibular schwannoma
Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada syndrome

Dizziness & Disequilibrium

Balance and gait disorders
Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo
Benign paroxysmal vertigo of childhood
Bilateral vestibulopathy
Cerebral gas embolism
Cogan syndrome
Cough syncope
Dizziness
Drop attacks
Hyperventilation syndrome
Inner ear concussion
Labyrinthine infarction
Mal de debarquement
Meniere syndrome
Motion sickness
Neurofibromatosis 1
Nystagmus
Otic capsule dysplasia
Positional vertigo
Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome
Psychophysiological dizziness
Sporadic schwannomas and neurofibromas
Superior semicircular canal dehiscence syndrome
Vertigo
Vestibular migraine
Vestibular schwannoma

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Swallow syncope
Visual hallucinations in blindness

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News

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Discovery of inner ear function may improve diagnosis of hearing impairment
Oct 15, 2018
Results from a research study show how the inner ear processes speech.
Discovery of new neurons in the inner ear can lead to new therapies for hearing disorders
Sep 12, 2018
Researchers have identified 4 types of neurons in the peripheral auditory system, three of which are new to science; analysis of these cells can lead to new therapies for various kinds of hearing disorders, such as tinnitus and age-related hearing loss.
Normal eye dominance is not necessary for restoring visual acuity in amblyopia
Jun 08, 2018
Research from UofL shows eye dominance and visual acuity are governed by separate areas of the brain.
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