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Autor(en):
Hamann, Karl-Friedrich; Schuster, Elke-Maria 
Titel:
Vibration-Induced Nystagmus -- A Sign of Unilateral Vestibular Deficit 
Abstract:
Vibrations of 60 Hz and 100 Hz were applied on the mastoid of healthy subjects, patients with unilateral peripheral vestibular lesions, with central lesions of different localizations, and patients with benign paroxysmal positioning vertigo (BPPV). In patients with unilateral peripheral deficit a horizontal nystagmus with a small torsional component beating generally to the not affected side could be observed. This nystagmus did not show adaptation during 40 s. The occurrence was more frequent u...    »
 
Stichworte:
Vibration; Peripheral vestibular excitability; Nystagmus 
Zeitschriftentitel:
ORL 
Jahr:
1999 
Band / Volume:
61 
Heft / Issue:
Seitenangaben Beitrag:
74--79 
Verlag / Institution:
S. Karger AG 
Verlagsort:
Basel, Switzerland 
Print-ISSN:
1423-0275 
E-ISSN:
1423-0275 
Hinweise:
Dieser Beitrag ist mit Zustimmung des Rechteinhabers aufgrund einer (DFG-geförderten) Allianz- bzw. Nationallizenz frei zugänglich. This publication is with permission of the rights owner freely accessible due to an Alliance licence and a national licence (funded by the DFG, German Research Foundation) respectively.