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Duane Retraction Syndrome (Duane Syndrome) Summary

Description: A syndrome characterized by marked limitation of abduction of the eye, variable limitation of adduction and retraction of the globe, and narrowing of the palpebral fissure on attempted adduction. The condition is caused by aberrant innervation of the lateral rectus by fibers of the OCULOMOTOR NERVE.

Also Known As: Duane Syndrome; Syndrome, Duane; Duanes Syndrome; Syndrome, Duane's; Duane Retraction Syndrome 1 Show All >>

Networked: 93 relevant articles (4 outcomes, 2 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Duane Retraction Syndrome

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Carbon Monoxide : 1 outcome in 9 results : IBA
  2. oxaceprol (AHP) : 1 outcome in 3 results : IBA
  3. Botulinum Toxins (Botulinum Toxin) : 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  4. Transcription Factors (Transcription Factor) : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  5. Wildervanck syndrome : 13 results : IBA
  6. Duane anomaly : 13 results : IBA
  7. Marcus Gunn phenomenon : 6 results : IBA
  8. Thalidomide (Thalomid) : 4 results : FDA 2
  9. Retinaldehyde (Retinal) : 4 results : IBA
  10. Schmid-Fraccaro syndrome : 4 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Duane Retraction Syndrome

  1. Esotropia (Esophoria)
  2. Paralysis (Palsy)
  3. Torticollis (Wryneck)
  4. Deafness (Deaf Mutism)
  5. Hearing Loss (Hearing Impairment)
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Key Therapies for Duane Retraction Syndrome

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  1. Sutures (Suture) : 2 outcomes in 7 results
  2. Denervation : 2 results
  3. Tenotomy : 1 result
  4. Injections : 1 result
  5. Eyeglasses (Spectacles) : 1 result
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