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The one-and-a-half syndrome. Clinical correlation with a pontine lesion demonstrated by nuclear magnetic resonance imaging in a case of multiple sclerosis.
  1. C N Martyn and
  2. D Kean
  1. University Department of Medicine, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh.


    Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) imaging has been used to visualise a localised area of demyelination in the dorsal pons of a patient who presented with an unusual disorder of eye movements, namely, the one-and-a-half syndrome. Judged clinically the patient made a nearly complete recovery, but little change was apparent in the NMR image six months later.

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