Millard Gubler syndrome, also known as ventral pontine syndrome, is one of the crossed paralysis syndromes, which are characterised by cranial nerves VI and VII palsies with contralateral body motor or sensory disturbances.
- ipsilateral facial and contralateral body hemiplegia due to pyramidal tract involvement
- isotropism and diplopia that is worsened while the patient looks toward the lesion
- ipsilateral facial paresis and loss of corneal reflex
Causes vary by age
Lesions are in ventral aspect of caudal pons with imaging characteristics depend on underlying cause.
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