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Physiologic nystagmus

Physiologic nystagmus: Introduction

Physiologic nystagmus: Physiologic nystagmus is a type of involuntary jerking of the eye that is a part of a normal reflex. See detailed information below for a list of 5 causes of Physiologic nystagmus, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Physiologic nystagmus:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Physiologic nystagmus. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Physiologic nystagmus

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Causes of Types of Physiologic nystagmus:

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Physiologic nystagmus: Animations

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Physiologic nystagmus: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Causes of Physiologic nystagmus listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Physiologic nystagmus as a symptom include:

Definitions of Physiologic nystagmus:

Involuntary rhythmical movements of the eyes in the normal person. These can be naturally occurring as in end-position (end-point, end-stage, or deviational) nystagmus or induced by the optokinetic drum (NYSTAGMUS, OPTOKINETIC), caloric test, or a rotating chair.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Detailed list of causes of Physiologic nystagmus

The list below shows some of the causes of Physiologic nystagmus mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Physiologic nystagmus?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Physiologic nystagmus. Of the 5 causes of Physiologic nystagmus that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 5 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Physiologic nystagmus:

The following list of conditions have 'Physiologic nystagmus' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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What are the alternative names for Physiologic nystagmus:

Physiologic vertigo
- (Source - Diseases Database)

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