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Article
February 1981

Upward Gaze Paralysis Following Unilateral Pretectal InfarctionComputerized Tomography Correlation

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Neurology, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson.

Arch Neurol. 1981;38(2):127-129. doi:10.1001/archneur.1981.00510020085014
Abstract

• Sudden paralysis of upward gaze developed in a 47-year-old diabetic woman. Computerized tomographic scan and subsequent studies were consistent with a unilateral pretectal infarction. The mechanisms of upward gaze are discussed.

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