What is Nystagmus?

Nystagmus is a condition of involuntary eye movement, acquired in infancy or later in life, that may result in reduced or limited vision. Due to the involuntary movement of the eye, it is often called "dancing eyes".

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I have been diagnosed with hypothyroidism. Can this cause nystagmus?...

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Central nervous system manifestation

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Would hypertropia affect a person's performance on DWI HGN tests? Person is female, age 55, 5'7", 140 lbs, with previous surgery to the affected...

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No it will have no effect.

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DWI HGN s a test for high blood alcohol content...

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I suffer congenital nystagmus and from some years ago I started to have some oscillopcia and movement of vision.

is there anyway I can treat or...

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Gabapentin is helpful in treatment of nystagmus.

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