Which activity modifications may be needed for patients with abducens nerve palsy (sixth cranial nerve palsy)?

Updated: Nov 19, 2018
  • Author: Michael P Ehrenhaus, MD; Chief Editor: Edsel Ing, MD, MPH, FRCSC  more...
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Patients who occlude an eye to alleviate diplopia should be warned that the resulting effects on depth perception may interfere with their ability to drive or perform certain occupations safely.


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