Horner's syndrome


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Noun1.Horner's syndrome - a pattern of symptoms occurring as a result of damage to nerves in the cervical region of the spine (drooping eyelids and constricted pupils and absence of facial sweating)
syndrome - a pattern of symptoms indicative of some disease
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Heterochromia iridis can be a part of a congenital (present from birth) syndrome like the Waardenburg syndrome, Horner's syndrome, Sturge-Weber syndrome or Parry-Romberg syndrome, which are inherent.
They found symptoms of the dangerous Horner's Syndrome.
More specific symptoms such as scapular winging (due to long thoracic nerve injury), diaphragmatic dysfunction (involvement of the phrenic nerve C3-C5), or Horner's syndrome (postganglionic C8-T1 involvement) can also be presenting complaints.
The oculomotor nerve has been involved frequently in 85% of cases, abducens nerve in 70% of cases, trochlear nerve in 29% of cases, and ophthalmic division of trigeminal nerve in 30% of cases [11], and periarterial sympathetic fibers were in 20% of cases that causes Horner's syndrome [12, 13].
Characteristics of Horner's Syndrome or sympathetic blockage include ptosis, miosis, anhidrosis, and a slight increase in body temperature (Lipov et al.
I was able to tell her that she most likely had congenital Horner's syndrome and explained the condition.
They include local symptoms and signs such as head and/ or neck pain (the two most frequent initial symptoms), Horner's syndrome (approximately in 25% of cases), retinal artery occlusion, tinnitus, audible bruit, cranial neuropathies, scalp tenderness, orbital or monocular pain (rare in carotid artery dissections), cervical nerve root involvement (rare in vertebral artery dissection), or more generalized presentations such as cerebral ischemia and infarctions and in the case of vertebral artery dissection, lateral medullary infarction (Wallenberg's syndrome) and other posterior circulation territory infarctions and spinal cord ischemia.
Sympathetic innervation disorders may cause Horner's syndrome (Monteiro and Coppeto, 1988; Singh et al.
Congenital Horner's syndrome resulting from agenesis of the internal carotid artery.
Oculosympathetic palsy or Horner's syndrome is the triad of meiosis, ptosis, and anhidrosis that results from disruption of the sympathetic pathways between the brain and the eye.