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It has three neuronal chains: Dacryoadenitis Epiphora Dacryocystitis Xerophthalmia. Introduction Horner syndrome, commonly also referred to as oculosympathetic paresis, was first described by three American army physicians in in a soldier who was shot through the throat.

Horner syndrome secondary to an ICAD is a rare, but well-reported finding in ophthalmological literature. Spontaneous dissection of the carotid and vertebral arteries. Abstract Oculosympathetic paresis, historically known as Horner sydrome, classically results in a triad of ptosis, miosis, and anhydrosis on the affected side. Examples of use in the Portuguese literature, quotes and news about anisocoria.

Typically, injuries causing an ICAD involve hyperextension and rotation of the neck. Cajsas is the second drug used with Horner syndromes and has been used historically to localize the anioscoria after a positive cocaine test. Anisocoria in the presence of confusion, decreased mental status, severe headache, or other neurological symptoms can forewarn a neurosurgical emergency.

Thus, an incomplete or partial Horner syndrome will occur with the absence of anhidrosis which was the case with our patient.

Retrieved January 17, Opthalmic manifestations of internal carotid artery dissection. The patient’s Horner syndrome, as discussed previously, was caused by an ICAD most likely associated with her history of running a short race a few days earlier.

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The patient’s dilated fundus exam revealed that her posterior poles and peripheral retinas were both within normal limits. Photo of subtle lid ptosis OS and subtle anisocoria upon initial presentation. Given the acute and rapid onset of her signs and symptoms, the lack of time necessary for denervation hypersensitivity to appropriately develop would have made apraclonidine or additional pharmacologic testing difficult to rely on. Received Feb 26; Accepted Apr Box Disorders Characterized by Anisocoria Physiologic essential anisocoria Alternating contraction anisocoria Bernard’s syndrome Horner’s syndromea Benign episodic unilateral mydriasis Tadpole-shaped pupil Adie’s syndromea She reported she was feeling better but that the headache was still present, although not as severe as the previous week.

Most common causes of Horner syndrome.

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Ocular effects of apraclonidine in Horner syndrome. Her extraocular motilities were noted to have full range of motion in both eyes OU with no signs of restriction nor any complaints of diplopia.

The slit lamp biomicroscopy exam was entirely unremarkable OU. Old face photographs of patients often help to diagnose and establish the type of anisocoria. Essential Anisocoria All pupils are not created equal. Alexander DeLahunta, Eric Glass, Conjugate gaze palsy Convergence insufficiency Internuclear ophthalmoplegia One and a half syndrome.

The second order neuron preganglionic exits the spinal cord, travels in the sympathetic chain over the apex of the lung, and ends approximately near the bifurcation of the common carotid artery located at the lower mandible of the jaw, at the superior cervical ganglion.

It is also seen in some people who consume diphenydramine brand name caysas for an extended period of time, or if an astringent eye drop like Visine is used in one eye and not the other, often in concurrence with the presence of contact lenses.


Typically bilateral, chronic, symmetric, pupils not involved, ocular motilities normal.

Cup-to-disc ratio was 0. Motor vehicle accidents are the most common cause of traumatic cases. Her accommodative pupillary responses were normal OU as well. There has aniskcoria an increasing number of reports of both 0. Hemianopsia binasal bitemporal homonymous Quadrantanopia. Asthenopia Hemeralopia Photophobia Scintillating scotoma. Conclusion In our patient’s case, in-office pharmacologic testing was deferred given the obvious diagnosis of an acute-onset Horner syndrome based upon the causws history, presenting signs, and her painful symptoms which necessitated an urgent diagnostic investigation.

Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. Generally the history and examination will distinguish the major entities causing an abnormal large pupil e.

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Views Read Edit View history. It is difficult to determine if she, indeed, had an underlying inherent structural defect in the wall of her carotid arteries, secondary to such systemic conditions as previously mentioned in this article.

There was no sign of light and near dissociation in either eye. Infobox medical condition new All articles with failed verification Articles with failed verification from December Anisocoria has various ahisocoria Published online Jun 9.

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