Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, July 4th, 2005
"Diabetes mellitus and systemic hypertension are frequently reported as ischemic causes of nerve palsy/paresis, but there are few rigorous studies to support these associations. We conducted a population-based case-control study to determine the presence and magnitude of any association of diabetes mellitus and systemic hypertension with isolated sixth nerve palsy," researchers in the United States reported in a recent issue of Opthalmology.
S.V. Patel and colleagues, Mayo Clinic & Mayo Foundation expalined, "Participants were patients with new onset of...
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