BEKHTEREV'S NYSTAGMUS By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 Nystagmus of the eyes that develops after 2 ear labyrinths are lost. Also called compensatory nystagmus. Named for Vladimir Bekhterev, Russia 1857-1927. BEKHTEREV'S NYSTAGMUS: "Bekhterev's nystagmus is not from birth but comes after losong 2 labyrinths in the ear." Related Psychology Terms BEKHTEREV'S NYSTAGMUS CALORIC NYSTAGMUS OCULOGYRAL ILLUSION BETZ CELL VESTIBULO-OCULAR REFLEX (VOR) EYE MOVEMENTS CALORIC NYSTAGMUS MODEL HUMAN PROCESSOR OPTOKINETIC REFLEX (OKR) POSITIONAL ALCOHOL NYSTAGMUS (PAN) Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BEKHTEREV'S NYSTAGMUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/bekhterevs-nystagmus-2/ (accessed April 18, 2021).