Clinical Neuroscience

[Ocular myopathy (Kiloh-Nevin)]

MAGYAR István1, GRÓSZ István1, ASZALÓS Zoltán1

JULY 01, 1959

Clinical Neuroscience - 1959;12(07)

[The authors briefly review the literature on ophthalmoplegia externa chronica progressiva. On the basis of clinical, objective biopsy, biochemical, EMG findings, they consider the disease to be confirmed and the name ocular myopathy proposed by Kiloh-Nevin to be justified. In the light of the biochemical data (which are abundant in the literature of recent years), the pathogenesis is considered to be due to a disturbance in muscle metabolism.]


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