Neuralgia glosofaríngea

Se piensa que la neuralgia glosofaríngea es causada por la irritación del noveno nervio craneal. La condición se caracteriza por episodios repetidos de dolor severo en la lengua, garganta, oído y amígdalas que pueden durar de segundos a minutos.Neuralgia glosofaríngea

Revision

Last reviewed 5/21/2012 by Luc Jasmin, MD, PhD, Department of Neurosurgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, and Department of Anatomy at UCSF, San Francisco, CA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network.Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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