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Cranial mononeuropathy VI

  • Alternative Names

    Abducens palsy; Lateral rectus palsy; Vith nerve palsy; Cranial nerve VI palsy


    There is no way to prevent this condition. However, people with diabetes may reduce the risk by controlling their blood sugar.


    Baloh RW. Neuro-ophthalmology. In: Goldman L, Ausiello D, eds. Cecil Medicine. 23rd ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier;2007:chap 450.