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March 1969

Isolated Congenital Horizontal Gaze Paralysis: Occurrence of the Near Reflex and Ocular Retraction on Attempted Lateral Gaze

Author Affiliations

New York; Boston; New York
From the Department of Ophthalmology of the Manhattan Eye and Ear Hospital of the New York Hospital—Cornell University Medical Center, New York (Drs. Zweifach and Brown) and the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston (Dr. Walton).

Arch Ophthalmol. 1969;81(3):345-350. doi:10.1001/archopht.1969.00990010347008

A congenital disturbance of horizontal gaze is described in five children. It includes loss of conjugate lateral gaze and occurrence of the near reflex on attempted lateral gaze. Vertical movements are normal and ocular retraction is present in two patients.

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