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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Foville’s syndrome

Competing interests The authors declare no competing interest. Introduction The Superior Foville Syndrome is a rare clinical feature of stroke or brain hemorrhage.

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Received Aug 31; Accepted Nov 2. Conclusion We report a case of superior Foville syndrome due to a pontine hemorrhage in a young patient. The treatment depends on the etiology found, so it is important to realize snydrome complete work up.


Published online Dec 6. Support Center Support Center. Presentation Left-sided weakness, diplopia and right-sided facial palsy.

Views Read Edit View history. About Blog Go ad-free. This syndrome suggests a lesion in lower pontine tegmentum [ 2 ]. Bull Syndrmoe Anat Paris ; Migraine Familial hemiplegic Cluster Tension.

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Cerebral aneurysm Intracranial berry aneurysm Charcot—Bouchard aneurysm. JaphariNyassinde neurology resident has also followed the patient and he has been lot involved in writing.

Loading Stack – 0 images remaining. 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. D ICD – Author information Article notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer. Sensory ataxia Tabes dorsalis motor: This section is empty.

Motor neuron disease mixed: Our patient presented hemorrhagic stroke of the right posterolateral part of the pons corresponding to the right lower tegmentum. Structures affected by the infarct are the PPRFnuclei of cranial nerves VI and VIIcorticospinal tractmedial lemniscusand the medial longitudinal fasciculus.


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Eur J Emerg Med. Patient received antalgic, anxiolytic, laxative and physiotherapy as treatment with clinical improvement. Inclusion in quiz mode: This is an Open Access article distributed under 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.