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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Insomnia Hypersomnia Sleep apnea Obstructive Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome Narcolepsy Cataplexy Kleine—Levin Circadian rhythm sleep disorder Advanced sleep phase disorder Delayed sleep phase disorder Nonhour sleep—wake disorder Jet lag. Receptive aphasia Hemispatial neglect Gerstmann syndrome Astereognosis occipital lobe: Patient received antalgic, anxiolytic, laxative and physiotherapy as treatment with clinical improvement.

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JaphariNyassinde neurology resident has also followed the patient and he has been lot involved in writing. Few cases have been reported worldwide particularly in Africa. And he has been discharge 10 days later. Infobox medical condition new Articles to be expanded from September All articles to be expanded Articles with empty sections from September All articles with empty sections Articles using small message boxes All stub articles. Physical examination found paralysis of right oculomotor movements, right facial palsy, and left hemiparesis sparing the face which constitute the superior pons type of Foville syndrome.


Brain MRI showed acute pontine hemorrhage extending dorsally and to the left. This section is empty.

Superior Foville syndrome due to pontine hemorrhage: a case report

Open in a separate window. Full screen case with hidden diagnosis. Cerebrovascular diseases G45—G46 and I60—I69syndrrome Please review our privacy policy. Conclusion We report a case of superior Foville syndrome due to a pontine hemorrhage in a young patient. Inclusion in quiz mode: D ICD – Rene Colorado assisted with clinical care of the patient. Published online Dec 6.

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Normal cerebellum and cervico-medullary junction. Retrieved from ” https: And the brain CT scan shown hemorrhage at the right inferior part of the pons compressing the fourth ventricle.


Foville’s syndrome

Atrophic brain changes with peri-ventricular arteriosclerotic leukoencephalopathy and bilateral cerebral small chronic vessel disease. Inferior medial pontine Foville syndrome.

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Encephalomyelitis Acute disseminated Myalgic Meningoencephalitis. Log in Sign up. Presentation Left-sided weakness, diplopia and right-sided facial palsy. Etiological investigations done to determine the cause of this hemorrhagic stroke remain non contributives.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. No cause of this hemorrhage stroke has been found.