Get 20M+ Full-Text Papers For Less Than $1.50/day. Start a 14-Day Trial for You or Your Team.

Learn More →

Les inégalités pupillaires d'origine sympathique dans les lésions du système nerveux central.

Les inégalités pupillaires d'origine sympathique dans les lésions du système nerveux central. This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract In this monograph the author has collected material from both clinical and experimental literature which indicates that lesions in descending cervical sympathetic pathways cause a typical Homer's syndrome on the side of the lesion. These interruptions may occur in the peripheral sympathetic chain, the spinal cord, the brain stem or the hypothalamus, or even in the thalamus. To investigate the last, which heretofore has been seen only in clinical cases, the author placed electrolytic lesions in the diencephalon of dogs. Thirty-one operations were performed, and 3 are reported on. In 2 dogs a typical Horner's syndrome, with miosis, exophthalmos and narrowing of the palpebral fissure, was transiently obtained. The lesions were in the anterior and superior part of the thalamus. In the third animal, with a lesion in the external thalamic nucleus, only homolateral miosis was obtained. The author used the reactions of the pupil to cocaine and atropine to http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Archives of Neurology & Psychiatry American Medical Association

Les inégalités pupillaires d'origine sympathique dans les lésions du système nerveux central.

Archives of Neurology & Psychiatry , Volume 41 (1) – Jan 1, 1939

Les inégalités pupillaires d'origine sympathique dans les lésions du système nerveux central.

Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract In this monograph the author has collected material from both clinical and experimental literature which indicates that lesions in descending cervical sympathetic pathways cause a typical Homer's syndrome on the side of the lesion. These interruptions may occur in the peripheral sympathetic chain, the spinal cord, the brain stem or the...
Loading next page...
 
/lp/american-medical-association/les-in-galit-s-pupillaires-d-origine-sympathique-dans-les-l-sions-du-s0wR5Zjxq0
Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1939 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
ISSN
0096-6754
DOI
10.1001/archneurpsyc.1939.02270130232015
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract In this monograph the author has collected material from both clinical and experimental literature which indicates that lesions in descending cervical sympathetic pathways cause a typical Homer's syndrome on the side of the lesion. These interruptions may occur in the peripheral sympathetic chain, the spinal cord, the brain stem or the hypothalamus, or even in the thalamus. To investigate the last, which heretofore has been seen only in clinical cases, the author placed electrolytic lesions in the diencephalon of dogs. Thirty-one operations were performed, and 3 are reported on. In 2 dogs a typical Horner's syndrome, with miosis, exophthalmos and narrowing of the palpebral fissure, was transiently obtained. The lesions were in the anterior and superior part of the thalamus. In the third animal, with a lesion in the external thalamic nucleus, only homolateral miosis was obtained. The author used the reactions of the pupil to cocaine and atropine to

Journal

Archives of Neurology & PsychiatryAmerican Medical Association

Published: Jan 1, 1939

There are no references for this article.