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Congenital Nystagmus

Nystagmus present at birth or caused by lesions sustained in utero or at the time of birth. It is usually pendular, and is associated with ALBINISM and conditions characterized by early loss of central vision. Inheritance patterns may be X-linked, autosomal dominant, or recessive. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p275)
Also Known As:
Nystagmus, Congenital
Networked: 85 relevant articles (4 outcomes, 9 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Retinal Dystrophies
2. Pathologic Nystagmus
3. Strabismus (Squint)
4. Cataract (Cataracts)
5. Myopia

Experts

1. Hertle, Richard W: 5 articles (11/2003 - 01/2002)
2. FitzGibbon, Edmond J: 3 articles (11/2003 - 10/2003)
3. Strupp, Michael: 2 articles (07/2011 - 03/2011)
4. Brandt, Thomas: 2 articles (07/2011 - 03/2011)
5. Mahler, Ori: 2 articles (03/2006 - 03/2006)
6. Marcovich, Arie L: 2 articles (03/2006 - 03/2006)
7. Barequet, Irina S: 2 articles (03/2006 - 03/2006)
8. Kremer, Israel: 2 articles (03/2006 - 03/2006)
9. Hirsh, Ami: 2 articles (03/2006 - 03/2006)
10. Levinger, Samuel: 2 articles (03/2006 - 03/2006)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Congenital Nystagmus:
1. Memantine (Namenda)FDA Link
2. gabapentin (Neurontin)FDA LinkGeneric
3. Diethylpropion (Amfepramone)FDA LinkGeneric
4. Dextroamphetamine (Dexedrine)FDA LinkGeneric
5. Retinaldehyde (Retinal)IBA
6. Botulinum Toxins (Botulinum Toxin)IBA
7. BaclofenFDA LinkGeneric
8. Monophenol Monooxygenase (Tyrosinase)IBA
9. onabotulinumtoxinA (Botox)FDA Link
10. Split hand split foot nystagmusIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Sutures (Suture)
2. Psychology Biofeedback (Biofeedback)
3. Contact Lenses
4. Eyeglasses (Spectacles)
5. Tenotomy