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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Introduction The Superior Foville Syndrome is a rare clinical feature of stroke or brain hemorrhage. We report the case of a 20 years old patient trader resident in Senegal with no known medical history. Footnotes Download teaching slides: Poliomyelitis Demyelinating disease Transverse myelitis Tropical spastic paraparesis Epidural abscess.

Presentation Left-sided weakness, diplopia and right-sided facial palsy. Motor neuron disease mixed: It is a rare clinical presentation of posterior cerebral fossa and represents a particular semiology feature of neurology. 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.


Chorea Dystonia Parkinson’s disease. Loading Stack – 0 images remaining. Bull Soc Anat Paris ; This is an Open Access article distributed fofille the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Inferior medial pontine syndrome Facial palsy. JaphariNyassinde neurology resident has also followed the patient and he has been lot involved in writing.

Please review our privacy policy. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Eur J Emerg Med. He was admitted on August in the Neurology Department of Fann National Teaching Hospital for an abrupt syndroms of left body side weakness, acute headaches and rotatory vertigo five days before admission. Patient and observation We report the case of a fovile years old patient trader resident in Senegal with no known medical history. Published online Dec 6. The clinical manifestations were well correlated with anatomical involvement.

Foville syndrome A Normal right gaze.

And the brain CT scan shown hemorrhage at the right inferior part of the pons compressing the fourth ventricle. Superior Foville syndrome is a rare clinical presentation of stroke and presented a rich semiological feature of the posterior cerebral fossa.

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And he has been discharge 10 days later. Receptive aphasia Hemispatial neglect Gerstmann syndrome Astereognosis occipital lobe: A rare case of diplopia: The complete syndrome described by Foville also includes an ipsilateral fascicular facial palsy. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. 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.


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This article about a medical condition affecting the nervous system is a stub. Daniel Gams Massi neurology resident is the corresponding author; I has followed the patient and written the case report.

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The authors report no disclosures relevant to the manuscript. Subclavian steal syndrome Upper motor neurone lesion Clasp-knife response Lower motor neurone lesion. Supplemental data at Neurology. This produces syndromee horizontal gaze palsy and facial nerve palsy and contralateral hemiparesishemisensory loss, and internuclear ophthalmoplegia.

The frequent causes found are infarction, hemorrhage, granuloma and tumor located in the pons [ 1 — 3 ].