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Ophthalmoplegia (External Ophthalmoplegia) Summary

Description: Paralysis of one or more of the ocular muscles due to disorders of the eye muscles, neuromuscular junction, supporting soft tissue, tendons, or innervation to the muscles.

Also Known As: External Ophthalmoplegia; Ophthalmoparesis; Internal Ophthalmoplegia; External Ophthalmoplegias; Internal Ophthalmoplegias Show All >>

Networked: 606 relevant articles (27 outcomes, 16 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Ophthalmoplegia

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Immunoglobulin G (IgG) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 62 results : IBA
  2. Ryanodine Receptor Calcium Release Channel (Ryanodine Receptor) : 1 outcome 1 study in 9 results : IBA
  3. Thiamine (Aneurin) : 1 outcome in 14 results : FDA 6
  4. Steroids : 1 outcome in 7 results : IBA
  5. Levodopa (L Dopa) : 1 outcome in 7 results : FDA 31 Generic
  6. Intravenous Immunoglobulins (IVIG) : 1 outcome in 6 results : FDA 1
  7. Immunoglobulins (Immunoglobulin) : 1 outcome in 6 results : IBA
  8. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 1 outcome in 5 results : IBA
  9. Acyclovir (Aciclovir) : 1 outcome in 5 results : FDA 51 Generic
  10. Acetylcholinesterase : 1 outcome in 5 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Ophthalmoplegia

  1. Muscle Weakness
  2. Ataxia (Dyssynergia)
  3. Ophthalmoplegia (External Ophthalmoplegia)
  4. Blepharoptosis (Ptosis, Eyelid)
  5. Miller Fisher Syndrome (Fisher Syndrome)
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Key Therapies for Ophthalmoplegia

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  1. Plasmapheresis : 3 outcomes in 5 results
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 2 outcomes in 6 results
  3. Immunotherapy : 2 outcomes in 2 results
  4. Meridians (Jing Luo) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result
  5. Anesthesia : 1 outcome in 7 results
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