OCULOMOTOR PALSY IN A CASE OF SCHIZENCEPHALY: A RARE CASE REPORT

Dr. Shyam Bihari Meena, Dr. Vipul Phogat, Dr. Shyoji Ram Meena

Abstract


Schizencephaly is a rare congenital disorder of brain development characterised by cerebral cerebrospinal fluid(C.S.F) containing clefts connecting the ventricles to the subarachnoid space with a reported incidence of 1.48 in 100,000 population. The usual presentation is hemiparesis, epilepsy, mental retardation or septo-optic dysplasias. Till date, cranial nerve palsy has never been ascribed to schizencephaly. Here we report a case of oculomotor nerve palsy in a case of schizencephaly.


Keywords


Schizencephaly, cranial nerve palsy, oculomotor palsy.

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