When is anesthesia indicated in the workup of congenital nystagmus?

Updated: Oct 08, 2019
  • Author: Mark Ventocilla, OD, FAAO; Chief Editor: Edsel Ing, MD, MPH, FRCSC  more...
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Examination under anesthesia may be required to adequately evaluate ocular structures in the workup of infantile nystagmus.

Sedation may be required to perform ocular ultrasonography, electroretinography, VER, and neuroimaging.


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