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Downbeat Nystagmus Induced by Sedation in Lasik

By Miguel Paciuc-Beja and Gerardo Mendieta


Nystagmus was elicited during lasik under sedation in two patients that were treated for depression. Nystagmus was not present before or after surgery. Nystagmus can be pharmacologically induced and can be a hazard to refractive surgery

Topics: Case Report
Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
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Provided by: PubMed Central

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