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Benign tonic downgaze of infancy
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    Downward tonic gaze may not always be benign

    Sir, The authors have rightly made a retrospective diagnosis of benign tonic gaze in the three infants described. However, no mention is made of whether or not tests for hypoglycemia and hypocalcemia were done at the time of occurance as subtle seizures not picked up on later EEG may present in this way and should be ruled out immedietely.

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