Repetitive ocular vestibular evoked myogenic potential stimulation for the diagnosis of myasthenia gravis: Optimization of stimulation parameters.

Affiliation

Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital Zurich, University of Zurich, Frauenklinikstrasse 24, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland; Department of Neurology, University Hospital Zurich, University of Zurich, Frauenklinikstrasse 26, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

To determine the most effective stimulation parameters for the diagnosis of ocular myasthenia gravis (MG) using repetitive ocular vestibular evoked myogenic potentials (oVEMP) for quantification of the extraocular muscle response decrement.

Keywords

Decrement,Ocular myasthenia gravis,Otolith,Repetitive stimulation,Vestibulo-ocular reflex,oVEMP,