Abstract:Bilateral abducens nerve palsy in association with SAH is rarely described. Proposed mechanisms include direct compression of the bilateral abducens nerves, vasospasm of the pontine branches of the basilar artery and hydrocephalous. Most of the patients in our series showed resolution of the symptoms over a period of 4-9 weeks.
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