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Reversible Peripheral Third Nerve Palsy Following Avulsion of the Sphenoid Wing Due to Blunt Head Injury: A Case Report and Review of Literature

Mohammadmostafa Harifi 1 , Amin Tavallayi 1 , Mohamad Shirani 1 , Abbas Amirjamshidi 1 and Maysam Alimohamadi 1 , 2 , *
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1 Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Research Center (BASIR), Neuroscience Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS), Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Neurosurgery, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS), Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Neuroscience: October 2017, 4 (4); e58482
  • Published Online: October 8, 2017
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: July 22, 2017
  • Revised: August 29, 2017
  • Accepted: September 4, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/archneurosci.58482

To Cite: Harifi M, Tavallayi A, Shirani M, Amirjamshidi A, Alimohamadi M. Reversible Peripheral Third Nerve Palsy Following Avulsion of the Sphenoid Wing Due to Blunt Head Injury: A Case Report and Review of Literature, Arch Neurosci. 2017 ; 4(4):e58482. doi: 10.5812/archneurosci.58482.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Footnotes
References
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