Oculomotor palsy from minor head trauma: Initial sign of intracranial aneurysm

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Abstract

Article abstract

Minor head trauma precipitated oculomotor nerve palsies in two patients who subsequently were discovered to have ipsilateral posterior communicating artery aneurysms. A history of minor trauma should not dissuade investigation for underlying causes of oculomotor nerve palsy, including intracranial aneurysm.

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