Though reports of other cranial nerve palsies in leptospirosis are made in literature, abducent
paralysis has not been mentioned hitherto.
nerve palsy was diagnosed in this buffalo on the basis of typical clinical signs of medial strabismus (medial rotation of both the eyes).
13) was seen in 14% of cases, one with Abducent
palsy, one with Occulomotor and facial palsies and five with isolated facial palsy.
The cavernous sinus contains several nerves, including ophthalmic and maxillary divisions of the trigeminal nerve, oculomotor nerve, trochlear and abducent
Six months later, he developed diplopia with a left abducent
nerve paralysis, and recurrent disease was found within the left cavernous sinus (figure 1).
palsy has been reported and may last longer than headache.
In a case series presented by Virendra Sachdeva et al, (8) from LVPEI, India 4 cases of isolated abducent
nerve palsy was associated with hHcy.