GAZE PALSY

Inability to move your eyes by saccades or smooth pursuit movement. It can be vertical or horizontal or complete in both instances. Caused by brainstem injury, thalamus, or the posterior occitotempotal parietal lobe.

GAZE PALSY: "Gaze palsy is a restriction in the field of regard."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GAZE PALSY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gaze-palsy/ (accessed September 27, 2020).
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