MCID: BLN017
MIFTS: 17

Balint Syndrome

Categories: Eye diseases, Neuronal diseases, Rare diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Balint Syndrome

MalaCards integrated aliases for Balint Syndrome:

Name: Balint Syndrome 58
Optic Ataxia-Gaze Apraxia-Simultanagnosia Syndrome 58
Cortical Paralysis of Fixation Syndrome 71
Balint-Holmes Syndrome 58

Characteristics:

Orphanet epidemiological data:

58
balint syndrome
Inheritance: Not applicable; Age of onset: All ages;

Classifications:

Orphanet: 58  
Rare neurological diseases


External Ids:

UMLS via Orphanet 72 C0270706
Orphanet 58 ORPHA363746
UMLS 71 C0270706

Summaries for Balint Syndrome

MalaCards based summary : Balint Syndrome, also known as optic ataxia-gaze apraxia-simultanagnosia syndrome, is related to ataxia and polyneuropathy, adult-onset and simultanagnosia. Affiliated tissues include brain, cortex and cingulate cortex.

Related Diseases for Balint Syndrome

Diseases related to Balint Syndrome via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

(show all 21)
# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 ataxia and polyneuropathy, adult-onset 10.5
2 simultanagnosia 10.4
3 yemenite deaf-blind hypopigmentation syndrome 10.2
4 apraxia 10.2
5 encephalopathy 10.1
6 creutzfeldt-jakob disease 10.0
7 systemic lupus erythematosus 10.0
8 ocular motor apraxia 10.0
9 angiosarcoma 10.0
10 aphasia 10.0
11 pre-eclampsia 10.0
12 amnestic disorder 10.0
13 cortical blindness 10.0
14 eclampsia 10.0
15 vascular disease 10.0
16 retrograde amnesia 10.0
17 encephalitis 10.0
18 marchiafava bignami disease 10.0
19 hypoxia 10.0
20 neonatal hypoxic and ischemic brain injury 10.0
21 posterior cortical atrophy 10.0

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Balint Syndrome:



Diseases related to Balint Syndrome

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Balint Syndrome

Drugs & Therapeutics for Balint Syndrome

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Anatomical Context for Balint Syndrome

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Balint Syndrome:

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Brain, Cortex, Cingulate Cortex, Parietal Lobe

Publications for Balint Syndrome

Articles related to Balint Syndrome:

(show all 44)
# Title Authors PMID Year
1
Balint syndrome in anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis. 61
30588484 2019
2
Balint syndrome (chronic visual-spatial disorder) presenting without known cause. 61
30258515 2018
3
Ocular Dysfunctions Presenting in Tacrolimus-Induced Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome: A Case Presentation. 61
28911995 2018
4
Can hypnosis displace the threshold for visual consciousness? 61
30488004 2018
5
Bilateral injury of the superior longitudinal fasciculus in a patient with Balint syndrome. 61
27698151 2016
6
Imaging of Retrochiasmal and Higher Cortical Visual Disorders. 61
26208417 2015
7
Perceptual-motor dysfunction. 61
26039848 2015
8
Higher cortical visual deficits. 61
25099101 2014
9
Amaurotic and ophthalmoplegic presentation of Balint syndrome. 61
24843035 2014
10
Balint syndrome. 61
24753652 2014
11
Dissociable effects of surprise and model update in parietal and anterior cingulate cortex. 61
23986499 2013
12
[Balint syndrome and spatial functions of the parietal lobe]. 61
22999103 2012
13
Right brain: a descriptive account of two patients' experience with and adaptations to Balint syndrome. 61
22965678 2012
14
Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome presenting as Balint syndrome. 61
21566529 2011
15
Pearls and oy-sters: reversible iatrogenic balint syndrome. 61
19528525 2009
16
Recognition without awareness in a patient with simultanagnosia. 61
18824046 2009
17
PRES following administration of DHE in a patient with unsuspected pheochromocytoma. 61
18547264 2008
18
Pearls and Oy-sters: Reversible iatrogenic Balint syndrome. 61
18541879 2008
19
Simultanagnosia following perinatal hypoxia: a possible pediatric variant of Balint syndrome. 61
17933675 2007
20
The syndrome of progressive posterior cortical dysfunction: A multiple case study and review. 61
29213406 2007
21
Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis presenting with Balint's syndrome. 61
16376513 2006
22
Multiple brain infarcts and Balint syndrome in aortic arch angiosarcoma. 61
16845310 2006
23
[Balint syndrome due to hypoxic encephalopathy after cardiorespiratory arrest]. 61
15568173 2004
24
Balint syndrome due to Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. 61
15277651 2004
25
The space of senses: impaired crossmodal interactions in a patient with Balint syndrome after bilateral parietal damage. 61
15351624 2004
26
Balint syndrome. 61
12975305 2003
27
Posterior leukoencephalopathy following intrathecal chemotherapy with MRA-documented vasospasm. 61
12552054 2003
28
Transient visuospatial disorder from angiographic contrast. 61
12020271 2002
29
[Posterior cortical atrophy]. 61
11562831 2001
30
Focal degenerative dementia syndromes. 61
11375137 2001
31
[Balint syndrome and associated disorders. Anamnesis--diagnosis--approaches to treatment]. 61
10554777 1999
32
[Electrophysiologic diagnosis of 2 psycho-visual syndromes: Balint syndrome and cortical blindness. A propos of a case of Benson progressive posterior atrophy]. 61
10572801 1999
33
[Callosal dementia: behavioral disorders related to central and extrapontine myelinolysis]. 61
10427600 1999
34
The evolution of alexia and simultanagnosia in posterior cortical atrophy. 61
9652488 1998
35
Unusual findings on PET study of a patient with posterior cortical atrophy. 61
7976235 1994
36
[Marchiafava-Bignami disease: interhemispheric disconnection, Balint syndrome, spontaneously favourable outcome]. 61
7863157 1994
37
[The physiopathology of supranuclear structures in oculomotor disorders]. 61
2193486 1990
38
[The Balint syndrome]. 61
2791761 1989
39
[Balint syndrome as a result of a biparietal infarct. Neuropsychological analysis]. 61
3731797 1986
40
Balint syndrome: a case of simultanagnosia. 61
3721836 1986
41
[The Balint syndrome.]. 61
17093545 1986
42
[Bilateral parietal syndrome approximating a Balint syndrome]. 61
6087435 1984
43
"Top of the basilar" syndrome. 61
7188637 1980
44
[Balint syndrome. Considerations apropos of a case (with film)]. 61
5994426 1966

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