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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Clinical manifestations include pain, Horner syndrome, and cerebral or retinal ischemia, but the complete triad is seen in less than one-third of patients.
Duration of positive urine for cocaine metabolite after ophthalmic administration: implications for testing patients with suspected Horner syndrome using ophthalmic cocaine.
In ourfirst case report, patient had Horner Syndrome priortothe surgery and a hoarseness was persistent after surgery.
All patients experienced Horner syndrome after the injection, which was an expected side effect of a successful stellate-ganglion block and which resolved upon absorption of the anesthetic, the researchers said.
Collet-Sicard syndrome refers to dysfunction of the CN IX to XII, and where this is accompanied by a ipsilateral Horner syndrome, it is termed Villaret syndrome (Fig.