Causes of Cerebellar signs


Brain stem stroke [top]

  • Sudden onset of vertigo, nystagmus, cerebellar signs
  • May be associated with brainstem cranial nerve signs
  • Risk factors of embolic stroke

Posterior fossa tumour [top]

  • Slowly progressive vertigo, Cerebellar signs
  • Papilloedema
  • Deficit of lower cranial nerves