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Sixth nerve palsy

Other Names for this Disease
  • 6th nerve palsy
  • Abducens nerve palsy
  • Cranial mononeuropathy VI
  • Cranial nerve VI palsy
  • Sixth cranial nerve palsy
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What are the signs and symptoms of sixth nerve palsy?

Symptoms may include double vision (particularly when looking to one side), headaches, and pain around the eye.[1]
Last updated: 8/19/2011

  1. Dugdale DC, Hoch DB. Cranial mononeuropathy VI. MedlinePlus. 2010; Accessed 8/19/2011.