BEKHTEREV'S NYSTAGMUS

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."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BEKHTEREV'S NYSTAGMUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/bekhterevs-nystagmus-2/ (accessed July 14, 2020).
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