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Journal of IMAB - Annual Proceeding (Scientific Papers)
Publisher: Peytchinski, Gospodin Iliev
ISSN: 1312-773X (Online)
Issue: 2010, vol. 16, book 3
Subject Collection: Medicine
Page: 38 - 39
DOI: 10.5272/jimab.1632010_38-39
Online date: Dec 14, 2010

RAEDER PARATRIGEMINAL SYNDROME IN A PATIENT WITH A MASS LESION IN THE MAXILLARY SINUS
V. Kirkova1, A. Andreeva1, S. Cherninkova1, I. Tournev1, I. Dimitrov2, A. Oscar1,3
1 Clinic of Neurology, Alexandrovska University Hospital, Sofia, Bulgaria

2 First Clinic of Neurology, Sveta Marina University Hospital, Varna, Bulgaria
3 Clinic of Ophthalmology, Alexandrovska University Hospital, Sofia, Bulgaria

ABSTRACT:
Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome is a rare syndrome, characterized by severe unilateral facial pain and headache in the distribution of the ophthalmic division of the trigeminal nerve in combination with ipsilateral oculosympathetic palsy or Horner syndrome. We describe a case of a 65-year-old male patient with a large tumor in the right maxillary sinus who presented with the rare Raeder syndrome.

Key words: Raeder syndrome, oculosympathetic palsy, facial pain.

Page: 38-39; FULL TEXT PDF (171 KB) Abstract

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