Manual of Neuro-ophthalmology

by Amar Agarwal

This book “Manual of Neuro-ophthalmology” explains the neuroanatomy and provinde detailed history and command over all ophthalmology susceptibilities. In this book, chapters are discussed about the supranuclear pathways, systems of supranuclear pathways, disorders, nystagmus, pupil, visual pathway, optic nerve, lesions of oculomotor nerve, optic nerve tumors. The pathways are extended from the cortical centers of the brain to the cranial nerve nuclei are called the supranuclear pathways and from the cranial nerve nuclei to the ocular muscle exist are called infranuclear pathways. It can be treated by use of prisms and by Faden’s operation and Bielschowsky’s head tilting test. Various syndromes are discussed in the present book that can cause oculomotor nerve palsy. Malignant gliomas of the optic nerve and optic nerve meningiomas with their various clinical features, signs and symptoms, radiology and histopathology and management procedures of theses tumors are also discussed in this book. This book for neuro-ophthalmology will proves to be an excellent reference for a full spectrum of readers, from medical students to practising ophthalmologists.

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Book Detail

Editor
1. Agarwal Amar
Editor's Affiliation
1. Dr Agarwal’s Group of Eye Hospital’s and Eye Research Centre, 19, Cathedral Road, Chennai, Tamil Nadu (India)
ISBN
9789351527824
Speciality
Ophthalmology
DOI
10.5005/jp/books/12457
Edition
2/e
Publishing Year
2015
Pages
274
Book Type
Reference

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