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Vertical gaze palsy in barbiturate intoxication.

Edis, R.H. and Mastaglia, F.L. (1977) Vertical gaze palsy in barbiturate intoxication. British Medical Journal, 1 (6054). p. 144.

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Paralysis of conjugate gaze is not a well-recognised sign of barbiturate intoxication in the conscious patient. We describe here the occurrence of a vertical gaze palsy in a patient intoxicated with a medium-acting barbiturate.

Item Type: Journal Article
Publisher: BMJ Group
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