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Oculomotor palsy

Oculomotor palsy: Introduction

Oculomotor palsy: oculomotor nerve palsy is an eye condition resulting from damage to the third cranial nerve or a branch thereof. See detailed information below for a list of 23 causes of Oculomotor palsy, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Oculomotor palsy: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Oculomotor palsy, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Oculomotor palsy Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Oculomotor palsy may include:

  • Watchful waiting, since there is no direct medical treatment that alters the course of the disease
  • Nearly all patients undergo spontaneous remission of the palsy, usually within 6-8 weeks
  • NSAIDs
  • Patching of the eye
  • Ibuprin
  • Ibuprofen
  • Motrin
  • more treatments...»

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Oculomotor palsy: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Oculomotor palsy may include these symptoms:

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Oculomotor palsy

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Oculomotor palsy: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Oculomotor palsy

The list below shows some of the causes of Oculomotor palsy mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Oculomotor palsy?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Oculomotor palsy. Of the 23 causes of Oculomotor palsy that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 21 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Oculomotor palsy:

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Causes of Oculomotor palsy Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Oculomotor palsy based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Oculomotor palsy:

    Medical Conditions associated with Oculomotor palsy:

    Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Paralysis symptoms (385 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes)

    Symptoms related to Oculomotor palsy:

    Abscess (44 causes), Aneurysm (29 causes), Carcinomatous/lymphomatous/leukemic infiltration, Cavernous sinus fistula, Cavernous sinus thrombosis

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