This case shows typical right medial inferior pontine acute infarction; consistent with medial inferior pontine (Foville) syndrome. Atrophic brain. This syndrome may result from lesions to the dorsal tegmentum of the lower What are the signs and symptoms of lower dorsal pontine (Foville) syndrome in. Foville’s syndrome with ipsilateral internuclear ophthalmoplegia was diagnosed and the patient received supportive treatment. The patient later complained of.
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We report a case of superior Foville syndrome due to a pontine hemorrhage in a young patient. Chindhuri SelvaduraiM. This section is empty. Superior Foville syndrome is a rare clinical presentation of stroke and presented a rich semiological feature of the posterior cerebral fossa.
He was admitted on August in the Neurology Department of Fann National Teaching Hospital for an abrupt onset of left body side weakness five days before admission. Received Aug 31; Accepted Sjndrome 2. Unable to process the form.
The Superior Foville Syndrome is a rare clinical feature of stroke or brain hemorrhage. The authors report no disclosures relevant to the manuscript.
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There’s involvement of the fifth to eighth cranial nerves, central sympathetic fibres Horner syndrome and horizontal gaze palsy. Extra-axial Epidural Subdural Fooville. Focal Generalised Status epilepticus Myoclonic epilepsy. Rene Colorado assisted with clinical care of the patient. Log in Sign up. He was admitted on August in the Neurology Department of Fann National Teaching Hospital for an abrupt onset of left body side weakness, acute headaches and rotatory vertigo five days before admission.
Few cases have been reported worldwide particularly in Africa. Encephalomyelitis Acute disseminated Myalgic Meningoencephalitis. Chindhuri Selvadurai assisted with clinical care of the patient, drafted the manuscript, and edited figure content.
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Inclusion in quiz mode: Our patient syndgome hemorrhagic stroke of the right posterolateral part of the pons corresponding to the right lower tegmentum.
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Supplementary Material Teaching Slides: Footnotes Download teaching slides: Foville’s syndrome is caused by the blockage of the perforating branches of the basilar artery in the region of the brainstem known as the pons.
Competing interests The authors declare no competing interest. We report the case of a 20 years old patient resident in Senegal with no known medical history.