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[Horner syndrome as a manifestation of carotid artery dissection].
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22040646     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
CLINICAL CASE: A 42-year-old man presented with ptosis and miosis in his left eye and a history of headache over the last 20 days. An angioresonance showed dissection of internal carotid artery.
DISCUSSION: "Painful Horner's Syndrome" is considered to be a medical emergency due possible onset of an internal carotid artery dissection. We consider that awareness of neuro-ophthalmologic emergencies is very important in the clinical praxis of an ophthalmologist. Multidisciplinary treatment and follow-up of these patients is required.
Authors:
S Rohrweck; E España-Gregori; A Gené-Sampedro; A M Pascual-Lozano; F Aparici-Robles; M Díaz-Llopis
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; English Abstract; Journal Article     Date:  2011-09-14
Journal Detail:
Title:  Archivos de la Sociedad Española de Oftalmología     Volume:  86     ISSN:  1989-7286     ISO Abbreviation:  Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol     Publication Date:  2011 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-11-01     Completed Date:  2012-03-05     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1304603     Medline TA:  Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol     Country:  Spain    
Other Details:
Languages:  spa     Pagination:  377-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2011 Sociedad Española de Oftalmología. Published by Elsevier Espana. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Hospital Universitario La Fe de Valencia, Institución Responsable: Hospital Universitario La Fe de Valencia, España. S.Rohrweck@hotmail.de
Vernacular Title:
Síndrome de Horner como manifestación de disección carotídea.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Acenocoumarol / therapeutic use
Adult
Analgesics / therapeutic use
Anticoagulants / therapeutic use
Antihypertensive Agents / therapeutic use
Bed Rest
Blepharoptosis / etiology
Carotid Artery Thrombosis / complications*,  drug therapy,  therapy
Carotid Artery, Internal, Dissection / complications*,  drug therapy,  therapy
Combined Modality Therapy
Headache / etiology
Horner Syndrome / etiology*
Humans
Hypertension / complications,  drug therapy
Magnetic Resonance Angiography
Male
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Analgesics; 0/Anticoagulants; 0/Antihypertensive Agents; 152-72-7/Acenocoumarol

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