What causes nuclear third cranial nerve palsy (oculomotor cranial nerve palsy)?

Updated: Oct 08, 2018
  • Author: James Goodwin, MD; Chief Editor: Andrew G Lee, MD  more...
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Answer

Some of the most frequent causes include the following:

  • Nuclear portion

    • Infarction

    • Hemorrhage

    • Neoplasm

    • Abscess


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